Pink Ostrich Feather Fan
Ostrich feathers, celluloid
Gift of Anita Hazelwood Erickson (1945.764)
Worn by Frances E. Merrill (b. 1860) of Merton Township, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, at her wedding to Albert Rudberg, a veterinary surgeon. The wedding probably was held in Chicago, Illinois. Frances matched this fan to her off-white, light blue, and pink striped wedding dress (1945.930) and off-white silk shoes (1946.701a-b).
Gift of Anita Hazelwood Erickson (1945.930)
Wedding Dress - back view
Wedding Dress - detail
Gift of Anita Hazelwood Erickson (1946.701a-b)