Wedding Gown by Mrs. G. W. Wright
December 1, 2016
Object: Wedding Gown
Designer: Mrs. G. W. Wright
Medium: Silk Satin, Lace, and Glass
Date: October 1896
Credit: Gift of Miss Meribah Delaplaine
Miss Adelia Lawrence Croft wore this gown to what the The Times described as "a very pink and pretty wedding." The gown itself was created by Mrs. G. W. Wright, a prominent Philadelphia dressmaker whose name is stamped in gold on the interior petersham waist tape.