Shantz, John B.
Early: 1855 - Late: 1865
A low-waisted, navy blue and beige dress for a boy 3 to 6 years old. The yoke is navy blue and 16 cm from neck to bust. The rest of the dress is beige with blue diamonds appliqued around the sleeves (3 on each) and the hemline (19). It buttons down the back from neck to waist with seven buttons. It is gathered at the bust and the waistband causing slight folds.
Doon Heritage Crossroads
10 Huron Rd. Kitchener 519-748-1914 www.region.waterloo.on.ca/doon
Region of Waterloo
Fraktur design based on Family Register by Jacob Shoemacher in Joseph Schneider Bible, 1821.