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Buns, Beards, Bodices and Bustles: Understanding Ancestors Through Clothing

By Cambridge Public Library

Ancestral fashions and the industry that produced them left behind a fascinating legacy of images and information.

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.: 12pm – 1pm.

Ages 18 and Adult and Senior Adult.

Contact

Main Library Q&A Desk
Help & Information Desk
617-349-4041

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Free!

Location

  • Only virtual (online or over the phone).

Additional information

  Join Maureen Taylor, the Photo Detective, to discover genealogical clues by looking closely at the clothing and accessories your ancestors wore.  Come with your questions and learn the basics of photo detecting through the lens of fashion.