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    Civil War Era Clothing


    Civil War Era Clothing

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    Ball Gown c.1864-1866

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    An Original Civil War Era sheer summer gown -- most likely worn by young ladies... You can almost see a young Scarlett O'Hara in it.

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    Summer dress ca. 1861-65. Gauze, may be linen. Trimmed with points of brown silk on bodice, sleeves, & skirt. Brown silk also used for contrast on sleeve piping. Shoulders set into armholes with pleats stitched down. Closes with hooks & eyes as well as eyelets for functioning buttons. Skirt with triple box pleats all around. sadira33610/ebay

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    1860s Dress via the National Museum of Denmark.

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    Summer Body (White waist) from Time Travelers on Ebay. Pictures from Beth Chamberlain on The Sewing Academy.

    Summer Body (White waist) Petersons 1862

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    PURPLE STRIPE DAY DRESS, 1860s

    In the Swan's Shadow: PURPLE STRIPE DAY DRESS, 1860s

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    PRINTED WOOL DAY DRESS, 1850s

    In the Swan's Shadow: PRINTED WOOL DAY DRESS, 1850s

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    All The Pretty Dresses: Cashmere Paisley Print 1860's Dress

    All The Pretty Dresses: Brilliant Paisley Print 1860's Dress

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    Adventures of a Costumer: 1860s- Child's original dress trim

    Couture Historique: 1860s

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    Blue indigo striped day dress, ca. 1860s. Wool blend with shaped and curved sleeves, front jet button closure, trimmed in black velvet on bodice & skirt. Tight cartridge-pleated back, fully lined in brown buckrum. Carolyn Forbes Textiles/ebay

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    Circa 1860 wool challis day dress, side front view.

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    Mother and daughter's ensembles, mid 19th century, via Christie's.

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    loveisspeed.......: The art of dressing...1800's fashion..

    loveisspeed.......: The art of dressing...1800's fashion..

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    1855-1860 silk gauze dress. FIDM Museum.

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    Woman's Dress Europe, circa 1855 Cotton plain weave (muslin) with cotton embroidery (M.2007.211.755) | LACMA Collections

    Woman's Dress | LACMA Collections

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    Wedding/evening/day dress, 1864. Six-piece outfit (skirt, day bodice, evening bodice, belt, bonnet, and gloves). Silk satin. Abito del Passato

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    1860s dress via Woodland Farms Antiques.

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    Dressing Gown 1860, American, Made of cotton and silk

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    Day dress, probably British, mid-1860s. Hand-sewn silk with Bedfordshire-style bobbin lace on bodice yoke and cuffs. Fitted bodice, not boned, with narrow standup collar, lined in white cotton sateen. Yoke also trimmed with narrow velvet ribbon in a folded line next to lace. Decorative fabric buttons on the front. Curved tapered sleeves. Very full skirt, lined in stiff cotton; hem strengthened with band of cotton sateen. One pocket in side seam. Textiles Stuff/Antiques Atlas

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    1860's paisley.

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    1860's.

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    1860's paisley dress.

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    Wedding dress, 1865

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    Original Civil War Era Summer Skirt C 1860 | eBay seller sadira33610; silk/wool blend; center back closure; off-white muslin waistband; all hand sewn; watch pocket in front right waist; wide hem; (blouse, etc. not included); waist: 24"; length: 42"

    ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ERA SUMMER SKIRT c.1860

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