Contributed by Presque Isle Historical Society
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.
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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For more information about this item, contact:Presque Isle Historical Society
PO Box 285, Presque Isle, ME 04769
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