More to explore:
young girl 1840s
Civil War era cotton dress.
Serious girl and her doll. Like the trim on her pantaloons.
1860's - sorry mama, but that trim on the little gal's dress is just awful...I KNOW, it was in vogue
US Civil War Infographic poster.
civil war violin used as war diary by Civil War soldier Solomon Conn 1863
Cockade (Rosette), Confederate Drummer.