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Clothing in America 1900-1914

During in the early 20th century, Victorian styles were still popular among Americans. Women following this trend wore many buttons, buckles, and layers of clothing. Some women even wore clothing that they could not dress or undress themselves in. Not … Continue reading

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Clothing in America 1850s-1900

In 19th century America, clothing styles were beginning to become more modern, and more fancy. For example, during 1850-1900 a typical, fancy American man wore silk vest, with metal buttons. Although clothing styles changed greatly, fashion continues to define a … Continue reading

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American Clothing 1750-1850

In times from the 1750s until 1850, clothing in America was still handmade, often woven in homes or mills. Clothing was made of wool and linen, and patches were often used, since cloth was so expensive. Most men and women … Continue reading

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Clothing in American History

During the time period of 1600-1750, clothing in America was much different than today. Their were all sorts of clothing styles such as colonial styles and native american styles. They were very different from each other, but both shared the … Continue reading

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