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Item 33480

Title: Dude Cowboy advertising at City Theater, Biddeford, ca. 1915

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library

Date: circa 1915

Location: Biddeford

Media: Glass negative, photograph

Item 18874

Title: Theater production, Lewiston, 1896

Contributed by: Franco-American Collection

Date: 1896

Location: Lewiston

Media: Photograph

Item 65077

Title: Playing dress-up on Cousins Island, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Yarmouth Historical Society

Date: circa 1920

Location: Yarmouth

Media: Black & White Photograph

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Mary King Scrimgeour dress, Lewiston, ca. 1895

Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.