Annie Oakley Belt

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  • <p><em>Detail of needlework, including the year 1891 and brass buckle</em></p>
  • <p><em>Detail of needlework, including initials AO</em></p>

Belt, 1891
Green belt crafted and worn by Annie Oakley
Cotton, glass beads, brass

Annie Oakley's Belt is located in the 1st floor "Hitting the Mark: Cowgirls and Wild West Shows Gallery" Exhibition

This needlework belt uniquely ties Oakley's public life (created in her tent between shows) to her personal life.

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