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Catalog Number 00308
Object Name Dress
Description Grey Taffeta. Made in Paris about 1875 or 1880 for the aunt of Charles R. Bisssel, who was the grandson of Bernhardt Henn, sixth congressman from Iowa. Mrs. Louise G. Bissel, donor, is the granddaughter of George D. Temple of Fairfield. Bernhardt Henn and George D. Temple were partners in business. Edward A. Temple, founder of the Bankers Life Insurance Co., Des Moines was the great-uncle of donor.
Source Bissell, Mrs. Louise G.
Received Date 05/12/1944