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Stepping Out: Dressing Up

Lobster dinner, Augusta, ca. 1900

Lobster dinner, Augusta, ca. 1900

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Maine Historical Society

A ball, the opera, a business or social gathering – all call for a memorable outfit, distinguished perhaps by its style, workmanship, or materials.

Emulating high fashion or purchasing clothing or accessories made in Paris or another fashion center are further markers of style or stature.


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