Hattie Carnegie Hat, ca. 1945

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.

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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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