Comb, Tortoise shell. Large plain one worn by donor's great-great-great-grandmother, a daughter of Baron Von Steuben of military fame under Gen. Geo. Washington
"This very large plain, tortoise shall hair dress comb presented December 19, 1940 to the Historical Department by Ella Von Steuben Young.
It was worn by her great, great great grandmother, a descendant of Baron Von Steuben, of military fame under General George Washington.
Mrs. Young, formerly of New York City, is now located at 3930 Ninth Street, Des Moines, Iowa."
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