Pssst, if u didn't know the pic in of the woman and her daughter is a photo of Rose Greenhow and her daughter Rosie, nick-named little Rose in the old capitol prison in Washington D. This is used to detect comment spam. Classic and elegant military steampunk look with fine detail. Silhouette later began to emphasise a slope toward the back of the skirt. The trend for broad skirts slowly disappeared during the s, as women started to prefer an even slimmer silhouette.
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Kitkat - thank you for providing the information on Rose. I knew that she was a Confederate spy but did not recall the whole story. The image itself is quite poignant even if you don't know the story, don't you think? We look at so many of these old photos - having the background story really fills it out.
They buried Rose in Wilmington, North Carolina and still is considered a southern hero. Pssst, if u didn't know the pic in of the woman and her daughter is a photo of Rose Greenhow and her daughter Rosie, nick-named little Rose in the old capitol prison in Washington D. She was very good at her work and used tapestry stichings to give Union info to the South. She was discovered by Allan Pinkerton of the Pinkerton Detective agency and went under house arrest.
Later one of her tapestries were discovered and she went to prison with her little daughter going to. After her trial that spring she was deported to Richmond and was greeted by Jefferson Davis. Then she went to Europe, hoping to escape the harsh memories of the Civil War. On her way back, she boarded her ship called the Condor but when they were outside of Cape Fear North Carolina, a Union vessel stranded them on a sandbank.
Rose asked the captian for a life boat, and, because there was a terrible storm, the life boat overturned and she drowned. I went from here to your profile, read one of your hubs, now I can't stop thinking about waffles. I've sworn off waffles - they are dangerous to my physique. I often think of the discomfort of those times.
I think I'd go for the Aesthetic look. They seem downright comfty as well as beautiful. I also love the Victorian houses and interiors. Lady - I bet they use tons of fabric, but it would be a lot of fun to create a beautiful Victorian dress!
They also used to cut the hair from dead loved ones and use it to make jewelry with the woven hair. Oh well, waste not want not, haha. Thanks for stopping by! I absolutely love this hub! Just before I joined HubPages, I was reading how women from the Victorian Era, collected their hair from their combs and brushes and saved them in what's called a Hair Keeper.
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The Victorian Period in Fashion - Historical Background The Victorian period, generally the time between and the s, is named after Britain's Queen Victoria, a long lived and highly influential monarch in an era when women had little power or opportunity.
Early Victorian Fashion ushered in a new change from the Romantic style of dress. Dresses in soft colors could be refreshed with detachable white collars and cuffs. Victorian Hair and Make Up Women's hair was generally worn long, caught up in a chignon or bun. Crimping became popular in the early s. The Victorian Corset A corset is an undergarment set with strips of whalebone actually whale baleen , later replaced by steel.
Mid-Victorian Crinolines and Hoop Skirts In the s, the dome shaped skirt switched to tapered skirts that flared at the waist. Early versions of hoop skirts reached the floor, but hemlines rose in the s. Sleeves were often tight at the top, opening at the bottom in a bell-like shape. Victorian Style Crinoline Cage. Victorian Costume - s Hoop Skirts. The Sewing Machine and Victorian Technology The mass production of sewing machines in the s as well as the advent of synthetic dyes introduced major changes in fashion.
Late Victorian - The Bustle A bustle is a pad that emphasized the posterior. By , Worth's over-skirt caught on and combined with a bustle created an entirely new look. Queen Victoria died in , but changes come gradually and the eras over-laped. Victorian Costume - s Fashion Plate. A Beatufil Montage of Victorian Fashion. For the sake of all of my fellow history buffs and myself , please share more of the same in the future.
Dolores, I thoroughly enjoyed this! The ribs near the waist on the corseted female were bent as well, and profoundly so. Wr1t3r - thank you very much. Laine - thank you - glad that you enjoyed! I am fascinated by this kind of history.
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