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Approximate year via lady's unusual hat

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Re: Approximate year via lady's unusual hat

Posted: 15 Nov 2012 11:01AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 15 Nov 2012 11:05AM GMT
Based on my limited knowledge of the civil war era, the photo and her dress style looks like it could be from that time period, 1860's 1870's. Early 20th century hats were squat but had large brims.

Check this site out it has lots of info on historical clothing
http://www.historicaltimekeepers.org/Fashion-Research/Fashio...

http://www.victorianbonnets.com/1850%27s-1860%27s-%20Hats%20...

and they have a mourning page here:
http://www.victorianbonnets.com/mourningpage.htm
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LDickin628 13 Nov 2012 10:14PM GMT 
timtracker 14 Nov 2012 4:00AM GMT 
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LDickin628 17 Nov 2012 12:49AM GMT 
ChudleighMung... 14 Nov 2012 9:51AM GMT 
Rayburn Clipp... 15 Nov 2012 6:01PM GMT 
LDickin628 17 Nov 2012 12:51AM GMT 
tmariebluesky... 25 Nov 2012 7:05AM GMT 
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