From undergarments to bonnets, this presentation will explore the world of fashion at the time of the American Civil war. Kathleen Holbrook will discuss the many layers that made up a Civil War era dress, and how each layer had a unique purpose to help construct the desired silhouette. She will also discuss the challenges of recreating historically accurate Civil War dresses in today's world.This 45-minute presentation will take place during our during the Civil War Living History Days Event. To ensure social distancing, limited tickets are available. Call or email miltonhouse@miltonhouse.org to purchase your tickets.


Cost:  $5 (Free Parking)
Location: Milton House Museum - 18 S Janesville St - Milton, WI 53563
Categorized as: Educational, History & Heritage
Phone: (608) 868-7772
Date(s):  5/22/21 11:30 AM-12:15 PM