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[Caps, under-sleeves, and chemisette, United States, 1861.]

Image ID: 803237

[Caps, under-sleeves, and chemisette, United States, 1861.] (1861)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Caps, under-sleeves, and chemisette, United States, 1861.]

Published Date

: 1861

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 22 x 14 cm. (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)


: Written on image: "Mar. 1861." Printed on image: "The cap, figure 2, and the under-sleeve, figure 3, are en suite. They are composed of Valenticiennes lace and ruches of taffeta ribbons." "The cap, figure 4, under-sleeve, figure 5, and chemisette, figure 6, are also prepared to match each other. The puffings consist of rose-colored silk ribbons, with small noeuds of the same--as are also the strings of the cap--and lace."

Original Source

: From Harper's magazine. (New York : Harper Brothers, 1850-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- 1860s -- American

Source Description

: 15 folders (577 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-186-Am

Digital ID

: 803237

Record ID

: 720748

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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