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front Man's Shirt
c. 1820
This shirt is referred to here as a "day" shirt to distinguish it from a "night" shirt.
front Wedding Dress
This gown was worn by Mary Graves Montague of Williamsburg, when she married John Montague, from Sunderland, on October 7, 1830.
front Embroidered Dress
The style of this dress represents the Neo-Classical influence on design in the early 19th century.
front Black Lace Dress
This dress reflects the new shorter styles popular after World War I.
front Wedding Gown
c. 1896
This wedding gown was worn by Janette Austin Abell, who married Alfred Savage in 1896.
front "Negroes waiting at the depot"
George Fuller of Deerfield, Massachusetts, made this sketch, "Negroes Waiting at the depot," in Mobile, Alabama in 1857.
front "Ellis, Field hand"
George Fuller drew "Ellis, Field Hand" on his travels through the slave states in the 1850s.
front Boy's Suit

19th century families who could afford to do so dressed boys in skirted outfits until the age of five.
front Sewing Machine
This small sewing machine may have been produced locally by one of the many small area sewing machine companies in the 19th century.
front "Our page, Harry"
George Fuller (1822-1884) of Deerfield, Massachusetts, sketched "Our Page Harry" while working in the Deep South as an itinerant portrait painter in the 1850s.


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