Mourning bonnet, Presque Isle, ca. 1860

Contributed by Presque Isle Historical Society

Description

Although it is not known exactly who wore this mourning bonnet or for whom they grieved, this is a good example of the type of mourning bonnet worn by women who lost loved ones in the Presque Isle area during the 1860s.

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About This Item

  • Title: Mourning bonnet, Presque Isle, ca. 1860
  • Creator: Presque Isle Historical Society
  • Creation Date: circa 1860
  • Subject Date: circa 1860
  • Town: Presque Isle
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: Cloth
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Presque Isle Historical Society
PO Box 285, Presque Isle, ME 04769
(207) 762-1151
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