This book is very helpful in identifying ages of photos by their dress apparell. Great resource book! Glad I made the purchase.Published 4 months ago by Susan J Macy
One of my first resources when planning the construction of historical clothing.
Useful in dating family photos/ geneaology as well.
This book is AMAZING.
I am trying to date several hundred old "Cabinet Photos." Since none of them contained the name of the people being photographed, I must rely on other methods of dating. Read morePublished 6 months ago by William K. Johnson
I'm a genealogist and I needed information on clothing through the 1800's. This is a wonderful reference book. It's not a quick read; there's too much info to absorb. Read morePublished 9 months ago by firstname.lastname@example.org
Lot's of good examples of dress in different eras which assists genealogists in deciding the era and date range the photographs were taken. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Sharon A Fields
This book is chockful of helpful information for those doing Gold Rush or Civil War reenacting. It is also good for those doing family history who are looking for insight as to... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Nancy L Cowley
I would've liked the book to include more about children's clothing and hairstyles, but otherwise quite complete and well written. Read morePublished 15 months ago by P. Street
Again, this is a good additional genealogist resource to help identify timeframes based on how the people dressed for their photos.Published 21 months ago by charlie brown
Very good book for determining time periods. Our genealogy group finds it very useful and has been checked out of our library several times.Published on September 22, 2012 by catzmeow