This print issued in 1913 shows Emma wearing a later 1890s dress with inflated leg-o-mutton sleeves morphing into spyglass sleeves. I have no idea what the occasion for wearing this dress was - maybe her daughter Wilhelmina's inauguration (?).
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Mar 25, 2012 8:52 PM
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