Black and white fashion illustrations from Godey's Ladies' Book, Peterson's Magazine and Harper's Weekly. Dates range from 1857 to 1900.
Two walking ensembles for women from a winter 1883 Peterson's Magazine. Images include hats, wraps and dresses.
Peterson's Magazine, winter 1883. Black and white illustration of two dinner dresses.
Two views, front and back, of a circa 1889 walking ensemble including bustled skirt, basque bodice and hat.
Fashion page from 1880s edition of Peterson's Magazine. Illustrations include: afternoon gown, boudoir/lingerie jacket, morning cap, brooch in the shape of a spider
Black and white illustration from Peterson's Magazine of a house dress with two views of collars.
Black and white illustration of a visiting dress, appropriate for making calls. Also includes one collar design and one sleeve style.
Black and white illustration from Peterson's Magazine of a bonnet, a hat and two children's dresses.
Illustration and description for making a Montespan collar and cuff.
Illustration of an ornate chatelain watch or brooch watch from Peterson's Magazine. Digitally enhanced for better printing.
Steel plate engraving from Godey's Ladies' Book, 1857, entitled Charity.