Girl's Jumper, 1958-1960


Jumper (Dress)

Date Made


Henry Ford Museum
 On Exhibit

at Henry Ford Museum in Collections Platform

Object ID



From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Mary Sherman.


Cotton (Textile)


Black (Color)
Pink (Color)
Deep pink
White (Color)


Height: 19.25 in  (Cb - collar to hem)

Width: 31 in  (Bottom of skirt)

Width: 12.5 in  (Waist (flat))


on label inside collar: Lot / Size 5 on front and back of tag attached to belt loop: advertised in LIFE / Wrinkl-SHED / an exclusive fabric development / by DAN RIVER / Fabrics with fashion woven in! inside tag attached to belt loop: Advertised in LIFE / Wrinkl-SHED* / wrinkle-resistant cotton by DAN RIVER has these amazing features / WRINKLES SMOOTH OUT / EASIER TO IRON / STAYS CLEAN LONGER / NEEDS NO STARCH EVER / EASIER TO WASH / RETARDS PERSPIRATION ODOR / DRIES FASTER / RESISTS MILDEW / and... WRINKL-SHED cottons will never shrink^ out of fit / *Reg. Trade Mark for Dan River Mills' Wrinkle-Resistant Cotton Fabrics / ^Fabric shrinkage not more than 1% / Dan River Mills, Inc., Danville, Va., U.S.A. [...] PRINTED IN U.S.A.

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