Mourning bonnet, Presque Isle, ca. 1860

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.

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  • Title: Mourning bonnet, Presque Isle, ca. 1860
  • Creator: Presque Isle Historical Society
  • Creation Date: circa 1860
  • Subject Date: circa 1860
  • Location: Presque Isle, Aroostook County, 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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