Tag Archives: historic costumes

Ideas on Preserving and Sharing Collections

While ALHFAM is not an exhibit-oriented organization, some of its members deal with collections on a daily basis whether it is storage, care, loan or exhibition. Pieces from collections are used as patterns to reproduce that item so that it … Continue reading

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Caps and Boats and Lead Coffins: The ALHFAM Mid-Atlantic Region Conference in Review (and Photos!)

“I knew by mid-morning on Friday (in the deluge) that this was going to be the Mid-Atlantic ALHFAM conference that all others will be measured against for the next ten years. Because everyone who attended is going to be talking … Continue reading

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Even More Historical Fashions

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The Historical Fashion Show

A favorite ALHFAM banquet entertainment is the historical fashion show.  The good research and careful craftsmanship of creating reproduction historical clothing of our members and their sites is on display. The clothing and textile folks are in seventh heaven. Its … Continue reading

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MALHFAM 2011 Parting Shots

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Coming Soon: Mid-Atlantic ALHFAM Meeting

We so much enjoyed the postings from the regional meeting in Arkansas that Derrick and I decided to pass the torch to the Mid-Atlantic Region for up to the moment coverage of that meeting. On Thursday, March 3, over of … Continue reading

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Dinner and dancin’

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The final night of the Regional meeting involved a magnificent feast, followed by a costume show/contest and some dancing.  All said and done, Ian and company put on an excellent regional get-together!!!

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