Civil War Civilian Living History

Interpreting the American Civil War Home Front

Clothing Bibliography

Abraham, Donna J. The Way They Were: Dressed in 1860-1865. A Photographic Reference, Vols. I & II. 2008, 2011

Bohleke, Karen. Garibaldis Engageantes Cages: American Fashions of the Civil War Era. 2008

Hume, Sara. On the Home Front: Civil War Fashions and Domestic Life. 2011

Leisch, Juanita. Who Wore What?: Women’s Wear 1861-1865. 1995

___________________. The Family Album, Ladies’ Wear Daily. 1988

Mills, Betty J. Calico Chronicles. 1985

Vansteamburg, Ary. The Everyday Clothing of Rural Women at the Time of the Civil War. 1994