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Shoes

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Shoes
Satin
Ca. 1920
Donated by Mattie L. Mettetal, 2003

These cream-colored, satin shoes with a French heel and straps were worn by Louise Geoff Reece on her wedding day.  Mrs. Reece was the wife of B. Carroll Reece, 1st district Congressman of Tennessee from 1920 - 1961.  Upon the death of Congressman Reece, Louise served in her husband's House of Representatives seat until the end of the term in 1963.

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