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All children's clothing of the 1840s (82 records)

Dress, child's, off-white, green, and pink checked cotton, 1845-1850
Pinafore, girl's, sheer white cotton with embroidered swiss dot pattern, 1845-1855
Shoes, child's, off-white kid leather, lace up fronts, 1845-1855
Dress, girl's, brown, rust and cream printed cotton, wide Bertha collar, 1830-1845
Bonnet, baby's, off-white cotton, rickrack inserts, 1845-1855
Boots, boy's, light brown leather, copper plated toes, 1840-1849
Sunbonnet, girl's, brown cotton, blue and orange stripes, 1848-1852
Dress, girl's, green, off-white and brown plaid cotton, "V" shaped bodice, 1848-1852
Dress, girl's, rust, blue and green plaid, cotton/wool homespun, 1848-1852
Pantalettes, girl's, off-white cotton, checked material with pointed scallop trim, 1848-1852
Pantalettes, girl's, off-white cotton, checked material with pointed scallop trim, 1848-1852
Slip, girl's, off-white cotton, homespun, 1845-1850
Pinafore, girl's, blue and white cotton gingham, 1845-1850
Pinafore, girl's, blue and white cotton gingham, 1845-1850
Muff, girl's, red wool, paisley weave in gold, blue and green, 1848-1852
Bonnet, girl's, green and brown knitted and crocheted wool, off-white and black patterns, 1848-1852
Shoes, girl's, brown leather, buckskin laces, 1845-1850
Shirt, boy's, off-white cotton, long sleeves, scalloped collar, 1825-1845
Dress, baby's, white cotton, empire waist with white embroidered bodice and sleeves, c. 1848
Dress, baby's, off-white cotton, heavily cartridge pleated skirt and bodice, c. 1848
Nightgown, baby's, off-white coarse cotton, loose sack style with eyelet trimmed sleeves, c. 1848
Undershirt, baby's, off-white linen, sleeveless, 1848
Bonnet, baby's, off-white net, lace inserts, 1848-1849
Bonnet, baby girl's, off-white cotton, rows of inset lace and gathered cotton, 1848
Vest, girl's, bright pink velvet, white silk lining, c. 1850
Dress, girl's, dark olive green brocaded silk/wool, silk fringe sleeve trim, c. 1849
Pinafore, girl's, orange cotton with off-white braided trim, 1849-1851
Dress, baby's, brown cotton calico, abstract floral print in red, off-white and blue, 1848-1849
Undershirt, baby's, off-white cotton, gathered sleeves with gussets, 1848-1849
Shoes, child's, dark brown leather, hand-sewn, 1820-1850
Bonnet, baby's, off-white cotton, satin stitch embroidery, 1800-1849
Bonnet, baby's, off-white net, ruffled lace edging, 1800-1849
Bonnet, baby's, off-white Point d'Alencon lace, 1800-1849
Bib, off-white cotton, quilted, oval, 1830-1869
Gloves, girl's, off-white kid leather, elaborate hook and eye wrist closure, 1845-1865
Shoes, baby's, tan leather, high tops with pointed toes, 1845-1865
Earmuffs, child's, off-white cotton, wire frame, c. 1850
Undershirt, baby's, white cotton, lace trim, 1845-1865
Undershirt, baby's, off-white linen, inset lace, 1845-1865
Shoes, baby's, black leather, tapered square toes, 1842
Shoes, baby's, beige kid leather, gold kid leather piping, 1842
Shoes, baby's, red kid leather, matching red piping, 1840-1850
Mittens, baby girl's, light yellow wool, knitted, red and pink check cuffs, speckled patterning, 1847
Pinafore, baby's, pink and brown cotton, plaid weave, 1842-1843
Bonnet, baby's, off-white linen, narrow lace trim, 1845-1855
Bonnet, baby's, ecru net, large scale floral embroidery, 1835-1845
Bonnet, girl's, off-white knit net, lace trim, 1830-1850
Bonnet, girl's, light blue and off-white silk, quilted, c. 1840
Bonnet, baby's, off-white checked cotton dimity, 1847
Bonnet, baby's, white cotton, floral chain stitch embroidery, 1827-1842
Bonnet, baby's, sheer white linen, floral chain stitch embroidery, 1827-1842
Bonnet, baby's, ecru net, highly ruffled, inset lace, 1827-1842
Bonnet, baby's, white net, embroidered with rows of "X"'s and vines, 1827-1842
Bonnet, baby's, white cotton, chain-stitched hearts in diamond pattern, 1841-1842
Bonnet, baby's, off-white cotton, swiss-dot linen thread embroidery, 1841-1842
Coat, child's, pink and off-white cotton calico, stripe and circle print, 1827-1842
Undershirt, baby's, white linen, drawn thread work, 1827-1842
Undershirt, baby's, white linen, slip-on, 1827-1842
Shoulder straps, baby's, off-white linen, oblong with self-fabric ruffle, 1827-1842
Pinafore, girl's, sheer white cotton, embroidered swiss dot pattern, 1845-1849
Undersleeves, girl's, off-white cotton, embroidered wrist trim, 1846-1850
Bonnet, girl's, pink and white cotton gingham, self-fabric curtain, 1840-1849
Blouse, girl's, dark blue corduroy velvet, lace trim, c. 1850
Slip, baby's, white cotton, cartridge pleating, 1835-1845
Dress, baby's, off-white cotton pique, ruffled cap sleeves, 1840-1849
Apron, adolescent girl's, wool challis, paisley print, blue silk ties, 1849
Sash, child's, off-white lawn, eyelet embroidery, 1840-1870
Dress, child's, off-white cotton lawn, red floral block print, 1845-1855
Dress, child's, off-white cotton calico, printed with pink dotted stripes, 1840-1849
Petticoat, girl's, yellow wool knit, multi-colored dark zigzags, 1830-1869
Dress, boy's, red, blue, and white cotton calico, roller-printed floral patterns, 1820-1850
Sunbonnet, girl's, off-white silk, quilted, c. 1840
Bonnet, girl's, off-white cotton, long gathered self-fabric curtain, c. 1840
Bonnet, girl's, black silk faille, quilted, blue cotton padded edging, c. 1840
Dress, baby's, off-white cotton dimity, square neckline, 1840-1849
Sock, baby's, off-white wool knit, 1847
Bonnet, baby's, white linen, wide ties, 1840-1855
Bonnet, baby's, off-white cotton, rows of inset lace, 1848-1849
Bonnet, baby's, ecru cotton crochet, cream satin ribbon bows, 1835-1845
Undershirt, girl's, off-white cotton, eyelet trim, 1843-1847
Bonnet, girl's, brown silk, pleated crown, c. 1840
Wallet, girl's, pink and tan leather, 1845-1855
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