Reflections in Time 1998- A Historic Costume Calendar
Reflections in Time
The following is a sample page from the 1998 calendar Relections in Time. If you would like to purchase a copy, please follow the Order Link at the bottom of this page.
Courtesy of : National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
American, Sack back gown and matching petticoat,1764. Worn by Catherine
Livingstone for her New York wedding to Stephen Van Rensslaer on January 23,1764. Gift of Robert
Livingstone Strong in memory of Mrs. Theodore Strong (Cornelia Livingstone Van Rensselaer).
Below-left: Details of the fabric and fly fringe.
Right: Women's stays, white polished linen, fully boned in front, half boned on the sides
and back 1780-1790. "Wm. Cumpaty Maker Lancaster" is written on paper attached inside
the back. Gift of Miss Mary Kenway in memory of Sarah Russell.
Special 1998 price $8.00 plus $2.00 postage
A must have for 1998 use and a second for your library
Send check or money order to:
2801 S. Joyce Street
Arlington, Virginia 22202
Plan now to add 1999's calendar to your "must have" list.
Copyright 1997: Reflections in Time / A Costume Calendar for 1998
Photography: Eric F. Long