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Children's outerwear of the 1850s (66 records)

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
Dress, girl's, green and off-white wool challis, stylized square and foliage print, 1855-1858
Housecoat, girl's, red and white cotton calico, checked print, 1850-1859
Skirt, baby's, off-white cotton, off-white floral embroidered eyelet hem, 1856-1863
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
Pinafore, girl's, blue and white cotton gingham, 1845-1850
Pinafore, girl's, blue and white cotton gingham, 1845-1850
Jacket, child's, pink wool flannel, small brown and red geometric print, 1855-1865
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
Dress, boy's, peach wool flannel, red check print, 1856-1857
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
Dress, child's, pink wool, black soutache trim, 1855-1860
Housecoat, girl's, red, yellow and black calico, yellow calico lining, 1850-1859
Dress, girl's, pink and white cotton calico, small scattered leaf print, c. 1881
Dress, boy's, off-white cotton, floral embroidered eyelet, 1853-1854
Dress, girl's, ecru-colored cotton, small red and brown radish print, England, c. 1855
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
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
Shirt, boy's, white linen, long sleeves, shirred bodice panels, 1853-1854
Cape, girl's, taupe brocaded silk, quilted with off-white silk satin lining, 1850-1855
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
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
Coat, boy's, white pique, whitework embroidery, 1854-1858
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
Dress, baby's, white cotton lawn, gathered sleeves, bodice and skirt, c. 1860
Pants, boy's, off-white cotton, blue tattersall checks, 1850-1859
Dress, child's, off-white cotton lawn, red floral block print, 1845-1855
Dress, boy's, red, blue, and white cotton calico, roller-printed floral patterns, 1820-1850
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
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
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