Fashion and Femininity in Gilded Age America
Bartow Pell Mansion Museum, 895 Shore Road, Pelham Bay Park, New York, 10464
Women’s fashion in the late 19th century wasn’t just glamorous, it was revolutionary. Styles reflected the dramatic changes taking place in American society. Claire McRee and Sarah Pickman, curators of Gilded Age Glamour: Fashions from the Bartow- Pell Collection, discuss the era as a turning point in how women dressed and lived. Registration requested.