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>>1776 Anglo-Am. gentleman
>>>costume
Subject: gentleman officer
Culture: Colonial-Revolutionary Anglo-American
Setting: 13 Colonies, American Revolution, North America 18thc
Object: costume












* Old State House Museum
"Coat and Waistcoat Belonging to John Hancock
John Hancock was inaugurated in 'a suit of crimson velvet' -- perhaps this luxurious outfit.
American, 
18th century
Velvet, satin, silk"  ...










* Yorktown Victory Center (describing belongings of New England farmer Matthew Patten)
"Waistcoat and breeches
British, c. 1780, 
linen."











* Yorktown Victory Center (describing goods of loyalist Jacob Ellegood)
"Frock coat
British, 
c. 1770, 
linen and wool."














* Williamsburg Clothiers of Virginia
event photos