• Women's red wool coat with mink collar from the 1940s

    Woman's red wool coat with mink collar and cuffs. The coat measures 54" from shoulder to hem. It has two buttons at the waist, wide lapels, a fitted front, and a fuller back. Label in neck: Julie Inc. Fisher Building, Detroit.

  • Collarless Wool Felt Day Coat with Checked Underfront, 1940

    Gray-green wool felt day coat with lining and under-front of green and gray checkered wool. The outer coat fastens with a zipper and the under-front with gray buttons. The diamond detailing down either side of the front creates pockets. This item was owned by Frances Dodge (November 27, 1914 – January 24, 1971), who was the eldest daughter of John Francis Dodge (co-founder of Dodge Motor Company) and his third wife, Matilda Rausch Dodge (Wilson).

  • Evening Coat with Pastel Print

    Evening tent style coat, woven fabric, ecru background with large pastel floral (?) print. Split side hem, long sleeves, collarless, no front closure, gusseted underarms. Circa 1940-1959.

  • Princess Style Coat

    Women’s lined princess style overcoat with white and sepia brown hounds tooth pattern. Wide collar, marble buttons on front, pockets, and sleeve cuffs. Circa 1940-1969.