First Ladies Gowns, Angelica Van Buren

ID: 38059 or MAH-38059

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1960s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 53, Folder: 3

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Gown worn by Angelica Singleton Van Buren (1818-1878), daughter-in-law of President (1837-1841) Martin Van Buren. The dress is part of the First Ladies' Collection of the National Museum of American History.


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  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • United States National Museum
  • National Collections


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Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 53, Folder: 3

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


c. 1960s

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  • Women
  • Artifacts
  • Mannequins (figures)
  • Van Buren, Angelica Singleton
  • Costume
  • Clothing and dress
  • Exhibitions
  • Gifts
  • First Ladies Gowns
  • History
  • Museum mannequins
  • Costumes
  • Women--History


  • Photographic print
  • Object

ID Number

38059 or MAH-38059

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8 x 10; Type of Image: Object; Medium: Photographic print

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