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Item 79519

Title: Scorecard and ribbons from hand engine muster, Topsham Bicentennial, 1964

Contributed by: Town of Topsham

Date: 1964-07-18

Location: Topsham

Media: paper and ribbon

Item 11283

Title: Gov. Baxter political ribbon, 1922

Contributed by: Baxter State Park

Date: 1922

Location: Bangor

Media: Ribbon with button

Item 79518

Title: Fire muster participant ribbon, Androscoggin Veteran Firemen's Association, 1965

Contributed by: Town of Topsham

Date: 1965-08-28

Location: Topsham; Hampton

Media: fabric

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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.