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All children's clothing of the 1850s (163 records)

Socks, baby's, yellowed knit, ribbed cuff, 1850-1900
Undershirt, baby's, off-white linen, embroidered edging, 1855-1865
Shoes, girl's, black leather, rounded square toe, 1850-1865
Dress, baby's, white cotton lawn, white work embroidery on sleeves, bodice and skirt, c. 1860
Dress, child's, orange and white cotton gingham, 1856-1860
Dress, child's, dark pink cotton calico, lace-up shoulder seams, c. 1858
Dress, child's, off-white, green, and pink checked cotton, 1845-1850
Dress, boy's, light brown cotton sateen, black embroidered flowers, c. 1871
Pinafore, girl's, sheer white cotton with embroidered swiss dot pattern, 1845-1855
Hoop, girl's, off-white twill tape, 12 hoops, 1856-1865
Dress, girl's, green and off-white wool challis, stylized square and foliage print, 1855-1858
Shoes, child's, brown leather, brass toe protectors, 1858-1860
Shoes, child's, off-white kid leather, lace up fronts, 1845-1855
Housecoat, girl's, red and white cotton calico, checked print, 1850-1859
Shoes, baby's, brown leather, navy blue ribbon trim, 1850-1855
Shoes, baby's, black cotton, pink soutache trim, 1850-1855
Shoe, baby's, black leather, green eyes, 1856
Shoes, girl's, blue cotton sateen, side laces, 1858-1862
Shoes, child's, brown leather, brass eyelets, 1860-1863
Bonnet, girl's, woven straw with pale blue lining, 1858
Bonnet, girl's, light blue silk, iridescent taffeta with pink silk facing, 1856-1863
Bonnet, child's, off-white cotton, small checked weave, 1856-1863
Skirt, baby's, off-white cotton, off-white floral embroidered eyelet hem, 1856-1863
Slip, baby's, off-white cotton, pleated skirt, 1855-1870
Bonnet, baby's, off-white cotton, rickrack inserts, 1845-1855
Shoes, baby's, pink leather, pale pink ribbons, 1851
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
Jacket, child's, pink wool flannel, small brown and red geometric print, 1855-1865
Slip, child's, yellow coarse wool, off-white cotton top, 1850-1859
Slip, child's, off-white cotton, crocheted inserts, 1850-1859
Dress, boy's, red coarse cotton print, three pieces, 1850-1859
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, off-white cotton, short sleeves with ivory embroidered trim, c. 1855
Dress, baby's, off-white cotton, vertical floral embroidered inserted bands, 1855
Dress, baby's, off-white cotton, short sleeves with sheer cotton embroidered trim, 1855
Undershirt, baby's, off-white cotton, gathered sleeves with gussets, 1855
Dress, boy's, peach wool flannel, red check print, 1856-1857
Bib, off-white cotton, waffle weave, teething ring pocket, 1855-1857
Vest, girl's, purple and gray mottled silk, gold metallic braided trim, 1850-1859
Vest, boy's, brown silk faille, round polished stone shank buttons, 1850-1855
Dress, child's, yellow wool, red polka-dot print, 1855-1860
Dress, child's, blue and off-white cotton gingham, 1855-1860
Dress, child's, blue and off-white checked cotton, box pleated bodice, 1855-1860
Housecoat, girl's, red, yellow and black calico, yellow calico lining, 1850-1859
Undershirt, baby's, off-white linen, eyelet embroidery, 1850-1870
Undershirt, baby's, off-white linen, lace trim, 1850-1870
Shoes, baby's, blue leather, ankle straps with white buttons, 1850-1870
Shoes, baby's, black leather, ankle straps with black buttons, 1850-1870
Shoes, baby's, white kid leather, geometric cut-outs and blue ribbon bows, 1850-1870
Undershirt, baby's, white linen, tatted edging, 1850-1880
Undershirt, baby's, white linen, tatted trim, 1850-1880
Undershirt, baby's, white linen, ruffled trim, 1850-1880
Undershirt, baby's, white linen, tucked sleeves, 1850-1880
Undershirt, baby's, white linen, rickrack trim, 1850-1880
Dress, girl's, pink and white cotton calico, small scattered leaf print, c. 1881
Shoes, child's, dark brown leather, hand-sewn, 1820-1850
Mittens, boy's, red knit wool, orange knit lining, 1858-1863
Bib, off-white cotton, quilted, oval, 1830-1869
Dress, boy's, off-white cotton, floral embroidered eyelet, 1853-1854
Bonnet, baby's, off-white cotton, heavily embroidered with net insets, 1853
Bonnet, baby's, off-white cotton, hand-embroidered swiss-dot pattern, 1857
Dress, girl's, ecru-colored cotton, small red and brown radish print, England, c. 1855
Hoop, girl's, wire and cloth, 1855-1865
Shoes, girl's, black cotton sateen, elastic side panels, 1855-1865
Dress, baby's, off-white cotton muslin, dozens of pintucks around skirt, c. 1859
Bodice, girl's, red wool twill, black silk braid trim, 1850-1859
Dress, child's, pink and off-white cotton calico, sack style, 1850-1859
Dress, boy's, red, blue, ecru and green plaid wool, blue velvet and mirrored button trim, 1850-1859
Coat, boy's, dark brown velvet, fitted with bell-shaped sleeves, 1850-1859
Diaper cover, white cotton, chainstitch embroidery, 1856-1857
Pantalettes, boy's, white cotton, long pants with shoulder straps, 1850-1859
Petticoat, girl's, light yellow wool, embroidered hemline, 1850-1859
Dress, baby's, off-white cotton, wide eyelet trim at sleeves, waist and hem, 1854-1866
Pinafore, child's, off-white figured cotton, brown scalloped trim, 1850-1865
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
Bonnet, baby's, off-white net, leaf and vine embroidery, 1850-1859
Bonnet, baby's, ecru cotton, broderie d'Anglais, 1850
Bonnet, baby's, off-white cotton, inset lace and embroidered panels, 1850
Undershirt, baby's, off-white linen, button closure at shoulders, c. 1855
Shirt, boy's, white linen, long sleeves, shirred bodice panels, 1853-1854
Shoes, baby's, red kid leather, matching red piping, 1840-1850
Shoes, child's, brown leather, elastic side panels, 1855-1865
Shoes, baby's, brown kid leather, zig-zag embroidery, 1850-1900
Bonnet, baby's, off-white linen, narrow lace trim, 1845-1855
Bonnet, girl's, off-white knit net, lace trim, 1830-1850
Bonnet, girl's, light blue wool, knitted, covered in bright blue wool hairpin lace, 1850-1869
Bonnet, baby's, sheer ecru linen, looped satin ribbon trim around face, 1855
Gloves, girl's, off-white kid leather, buttonhole and metal shank button closure, 1853
Undersleeves, girl's, off-white cotton, embroidered wrist trim, 1846-1850
Cape, girl's, taupe brocaded silk, quilted with off-white silk satin lining, 1850-1855
Undershirt, child's, off-white linen, lace sleeve trim, 1850-1859
Dress, baby's, off-white cotton, no waistline with inset bands of heavy ivory eyelet, 1850-1859
Dress, baby's, off-white cotton, long waistless sack with wide eyelet trim, 1850-1859
Undershirt, baby's, off-white cotton, eyelet trim, 1855-1875
Undershirt, baby's, off-white cotton, tatted edging, 1850-1859
Cape, girl's, red, olive green and blue wool plaid, green ribbon neck trim, 1850-1859
Dress, child's, pink cotton, olive green soutache trim, 1855-1868
Undershirt, baby's, white linen, tatted edging, 1850-1855
Coat, boy's, white pique, whitework embroidery, 1854-1858
Bonnet, girl's, green silk, varigated shades of green with off-white dots, 1856-1858
Slip, child's, bateau neckline with off-white pique trim, 1850-1859
Dress, girl's, pink and green silk plaid, ruffled cap sleeves, c. 1858
Blouse, girl's, dark blue corduroy velvet, lace trim, c. 1850
Dress, baby's, off-white cotton batiste, elbow-length sleeves, off-white netted lace trim, 1850-1859
Dress, baby's, white cotton, heavily white embroidered bodice and sleeves, 1850-1859
Dress, child's, pink wool, printed with black Swiss-dot pattern, 1855-1860
Dress, baby's, off-white cotton batiste, embroidered inserts at sleeves, waist and neck, 1850-1859
Dress, baby's, off-white heavy cotton, pintucks and eyelet around skirt bottom, 1850-1859
Dress, baby's, white cotton, rows of raised floral embroidery at skirt, waist and sleeves, 1853-1861
Undershirt, baby's, off-white cotton, drawstring neckline, 1855-1865
Undershirt, baby's, off-white cotton, inset embroidery, 1855-1865
Dress, baby's, white cotton lawn, gathered sleeves, bodice and skirt, c. 1860
Pants, boy's, off-white cotton, blue tattersall checks, 1850-1859
Sash, child's, off-white lawn, eyelet embroidery, 1840-1870
Undershirt, baby's, off-white cotton, drawstring neck and waist, 1853
Undershirt, baby's, white linen, flared cuffs with lace, 1850-1859
Dress, child's, off-white cotton lawn, red floral block print, 1845-1855
Shoes, boy's, black leather, brass toe protectors, 1862-1863
Stockings, child's, off-white knit cotton, shell pattern, 1850-1900
Stockings, child's, blue knit cotton, mixed blue with white thread, 1850-1900
Stockings, child's, off-white knit thick cotton, unfinished edges, 1850-1900
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
Bonnet, baby's, off-white linen, hemstitched floral applique, 1850-1859
Bonnet, child's, off-white cotton, pique brim with dimity curtain and crown, 1850-1859
Bonnet, girl's, off-white silk damask, embroidered tulle ruffle, 1850-1859
Bonnet, baby's, beige knitted cotton, colored glass beadwork, 1856
Bodice, girl's, black and white checked silk taffeta, bright purple silk trim, 1850-1859
Cape, girl's, brown and white plaid silk, bright blue silk trim, 1850-1859
Dress, baby's, off-white cotton dimity, straight elbow-length sleeves, 1850-1859
Bodice, girl's, pink and black plaid silk taffeta, black and pink silk fringe, 1850-1859
Dress, boy's, tan cotton, hand-sewn with off-white embroidered scallops, 1853-1854
Blanket, child's, red, dark green and brown wool, knitted, deer's head and flowers, c. 1860
Undershirt, girl's, off-white cotton, dropped shoulders, 1855-1859
Bonnet, baby's, white linen, wide ties, 1840-1855
Hoop, girl's, off-white twill tape, 9 hoops, c. 1860
Dress, child's, pink wool, black soutache trim, 1855-1860
Undershirt, baby's, off-white linen, cut work and lace trim, 1850-1859
Slip, baby's, off-white cotton, yoke neckline, 1855-1856
Undershirt, child's, off-white linen, embroidered eyelet trim at sleeves, 1850-1859
Wallet, girl's, pink and tan leather, 1845-1855
Dress, girl's, red cotton with yellow and black print, short sleeves, 1859-1861
Dress, girl's, white cotton, diamond weave, long sleeves, 1859-1861
Dress, girl's, white cotton, dimity check, short sleeves, 1859-1861
Slip, girl's, white cotton and linen, scalloped neckline, 1859-1861
Slip, girl's, white linen, eyelet neckline, 1857-1858
Hoop, girl's, off-white twill tape, 8 hoops, c. 1860
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