https://goreplace.org/whats-on/dressing-rebecca-gore Online event
Boston, MA 02110
History, Lectures & Conferences, Virtual
Dressing Rebecca Gore: A closer look at the history of women’s fashion during her life in Waltham, 1806-1834
Thursday, November 10 at 7 p.m.
A virtual presentation of the historical styles of dress and accessories worn by women of Rebecca’s social and economic status in 19th century Massachusetts with costume historian Carrie Midura. Carrie Midura has been sewing professionally and as a hobby for 25+ years and has taught sewing classes throughout New England. She previously owned a sewing business specializing in historical costumes and teaching traditional sewing techniques. Carrie has created period clothing for historical sites throughout New England. Free.
This program is funded by Mass Humanities, which receives support from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and is an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.