Notes on women's dress in the 19th century

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  • Reference
      GB 133 PIL/1/4/4/4
  • Dates of Creation
      n.d.
  • Physical Description
      Four sets of notes consisting of 32 sheets in total. Set 1 contains 4 sheets of notes, fastened with a pin. Set 2 contains 16 loose sheets. Set 3 contains 6 sheets, fastened with a staple. Set 4 contains 6 sheets, fastened with cotton
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Scope and Content

Four sets of notes by Margaret Pilkington on women's dress in the nineteenth century. Sets 1-3 are annotated and appear to be rough versions of the fourth set. The papers discuss women's dress, styles and materials used and social, political and climate influences on the fashion.