The Tides of Change: 1900-1920
Visual history of early 20th fashion. Includes articles on beauty, needlework, and period photographs.
1920s Catalog Pages
Excerpts from an early 1920s catalog; women's dresses, hats, suits, etc., plus girl's dresses.
Harper's Magazine, 1857
Fashion illustrations and descriptions from half a year of issues, including gowns, children's garments, and ladies' accessories.
French Fashion Illustrations
Two French fashion plates from the 19th century; including a beautiful color plate from 1866 showcasing four ladies' gowns.
Nineteenth Century Hairstyles
Two hairstyle fashion plates; one from the late 1860s/early 1870s, and the other from the 1870s.
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