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A Year in Fashion:1870

"Color Fashion Plates"

This website contains a fashion article from Lady's Friend Magazine, June and July 1870 issues.

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Click on a lady or child below to view an enlargement and description of their costume. There are two color fashion plates.

JUNE 1870

JULY 1870

Article Bibliographical Information:

Lady's Friend Magazine, Vol. VII, No 6, June 1870.

Lady's Friend Magazine, Vol. VII, No 7, July 1870.

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Disclaimer: This article is being presented as an educational resource of women fashions during this time era. The Costume Gallery, or its owner, Penny E. Dunlap Ladnier, does NOT sell or make sewing patterns. This publication's text is in its original format. Spelling or grammar may not appear to be correct, but were standard for the original publication date.

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