Vintage Woman Teacher One Room School Rustic Teaching
hand-printed, sepia toned photograph. printed in a darkroom, using a 4x5 negative, made from the original image. This photo shows teacher with her students, in front of a rustic, one room schoolhouse in the U.P. of Michigan.
Dress | American | The Met
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Vanity Fair: A Treasure Trove from the Costume Institute," December 15, 1977–September 3, 1978.The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Waist Not," March 30, 1994–August 21, 1994
20 Great Lakes Getaways
From Minnesota to Ohio, towns along the Midwest's Great Lakes capture the summer vacation spirit. Here are some of our favorite Great Lakes getaways, with tips on exploring each one.
Dress worn by wife of Fort Snelling commander : Collections Online
Green brocade and watered silk dress with black velvet stripes, buttons, and floral design; machine-stitched. Worn by the wife of General Robert N. MacLaren, commander at Fort Snelling from 1862-1865.
Country Cabin With Cindy
I apologize for not posting to my blog in so long. Thanks for hanging in there and coming back! I have so much to catch up with and tell you! I hope everyone had a glorious holiday season! Below are some pics I posted of a heavy frost we received a few days before Christmas. This type of frost is known as a hoar frost. Weird name I know but it is oh so beautiful when it happens! A hoar frost is the tiny solid deposition of water vapor from saturated air(such as fog) that instantly freezes…
1870s Hodgepodge: His and Hers Dressing Rooms, Bathing, a Bride’s Trousseau, Rules of Mourning, and Many Fashion Illustrations.
Today, I’m going to be a bit global. I will excerpt from an American book and use ladies’ fashions from France and men’s fashions from England. That’s the beauty of being a lazy researcher with a …