The costume collection at the Maryland Historical Society is one of the museum’s greatest treasure troves. Composed of more than 6,000 garments dating from the early eighteenth century to the 1960s, the collection includes women’s and men’s clothing, infant and children’s clothing, uniforms and accessories of all kinds.


The Anatomy of an 18th Century Shoe

Women's shoes in the 18th century were truly things of beauty.  This week, we take a closer look at two such pairs from the Fashion Archives at the[..]

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