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PetersonsAug1870 001.jpg
Black and white illustration from Peterson's Magazine of a bonnet, a hat and two children's dresses.

Steel plate engraving from Godey's Ladies' Book, 1857, entitled Charity.

Design and instructions for an embroidered chemisette on muslin or lawn in Irish Guipure taken from the 1857 Godey's Ladies Book.

PetersonsAug1870 008.jpg
Illustration of a boy's suit, boy's short coat and a child's pinafore with pattern diagram from Peterson's Magazine

Children's clothing for August 1870. Please note: I have digitally enhanced this image to make it easier to print.

Pattern images for collar designs from the 1857 Godey's Ladies Book.

Color fashion plate from an issue of the 1887 Peterson's Magazine. Second of five plates.

Hand-colored plate from the March 1887 issue of Peterson's Magazine. This plate folds out from the bound copy of Petersons, so it shows fold creases.

Third of Five color plates from the bound 1887 compilation of Peterson's Magazine.

Slightly damaged color fashion plate from the Marcdh 1864 edition of Godey's Ladies' Book. Both faces are slightly obscurred by what appears to have been an attempt to erase something from the plate.
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