Contributed by Maine Historical Society
A Hattie Carnegie hat has a label that reads, "Hattie Carnegie, Musketeeer, imported body, made in Austria."
The hat belonged to Anhid Tufankjian of Portland.
Hattie Carnegie was an Austrian immigrant who was a milliner. She started a business in New York that, by 1919, featured Paris fashions and was associated with high fashion.
About This Item
- Title: Hattie Carnegie Hat, ca. 1945
- Creator: Hattie Carnegie
- Creation Date: circa 1950
- Subject Date: circa 1950
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Wool, fur, linen
- Local Code: 1995.108.1
- Object Type: Physical Object
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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