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Civil War Era Hats - 1864

"Spring Bonnets"
 
 
 
Civil War Era Hat
 

Fig. 1.—[Civil War] bonnet of drawn cuir-colored crêpe, trimmed on the front with a fanchon of white lace, loops of green ribbon, and Scotch feathers. The inside trimming is of bright flowers, of the Scotch colors. The cape is covered with a fall of white blonde. [from "Godey's Lady's Book" 1864]

 
 
 
Civil War Era Hat
 
Civil War Era Hat:  "Spring Bonnet"
 

Fig. 2.—Violet crêpe [Civil War] bonnet, trimmed on the front with a black lace insertion. The cape is covered by a rich white blonde, headed by a black lace. On top of the bonnet is a light violet feather, and a pompon of spun glass. The inside trimming is of black and white lace, mixed with scarlet berries and fancy grasses. A black lace barbe is tied in with the violet strings. [from "Godey's Lady's Book" 1864]

 
Civil War Era Hat
 
Civil War Era Hat:  "Spring Bonnet"
 

Fig. 3.—This [Civil War] bonnet has a front of drawn green silk. The graceful soft crown is of white silk. The trimming consists of a tuft of meadow grass and field flowers, also loops of white silk placed directly over the crown. The inside trimming is of white and black lace and field flowers. [from "Godey's Lady's Book" 1864]

 
Civil War Era Hat
 
Civil War Era Hats:  "Spring Bonnets"
 

Fig. 4.—White crêpe [Civil War] bonnet, made over white silk. A straw guipure lace falls over the face, and trims the outside of the bonnet. A straw colored feather is laid gracefully over the front of the bonnet. The inside trimming is of scarlet pomegranates and white blonde lace. [from "Godey's Lady's Book" 1864]

 
 
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