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Dressing Like a Proper Victorian Lady

Presented by Daughters of Utah Pioneers - McQuarrie Memorial Museum, St. George at McQuarrie Memorial DUP Museum, Saint George UT

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Sep 21 2019
Dressing Like a Proper Victorian Lady

Join historical clothier and researcher, Denise Winter for an entertaining and educational presentation about the sociology of the corset and the fashions, understructure, and customs of the era on Saturday, September 21, at 10:00 a.m. Come and enjo

Would you have been a good pioneer?  Could you have survived living in the last half of the 19th century?  Understanding that the telephone had just been invented, there were no televisions, no cars, no supermarkets, and, gasp, no shopping malls?

Plus, to travel across the new United States took weeks or months.  What did someone do who desperately needed a new dress?  With few clothing stores, and no ordering online for two-day delivery, women had to be creative and industrious to look the

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McQuarrie Memorial DUP Museum

145 North 100 East, Saint George, UT

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