All The Pretty Dresses: American Civil War Era Dress
1860s plaid silk body with single-pointed front, etc. Lining is described as "glazed linen," but there are other description errors in this source so take with a grain of salt. UNC.
1864: IMPORTANTE ABITO REALIZZATO IN RASO DI SETA A RIGHE, COMPOSTO DA GONNA, CORPINO DA GIORNO, CORPINO DA SERA, CINTURA, CAPPELLO E GUANTI (vedi archivio 539). CONDIZIONI DEL COMPLETO, ECCELLENTI.
Vintage Victorian 1860's Civil War era black silk bodice dropped shoulders
Vintage Victorian 1860's Civil War Era Black Silk Bodice Dropped Shoulders | eBay. "The bodice also has a full cotton lining, and there are three stays on the front at the waist that range in size from 3" to 5". The bodice still has all of its original white glass buttons. The bust is 15" (30"). The waist is 11" (22"). The length of the sleeve from the armhole to the cuff is 21". The length from the top of the shoulder to the waist is 13".
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A Winterfair Gift: Father Frost answers a little girl's plea... the return of her soldier-father home from the war. This is a famous painting often re-produced for Winterfair greeting cards (Mort Kunstler, 1931, American)