The Mid-Atlantic Region of the Costume Society of America
invites you to spend
A Sunday in Shippensburg
Shippensburg Fashion Archives & Museum, Shippensburg University, Shippensburg PA
1:00 - 5:00 pm
View the exhibit:
“Garibaldis, Engageantes & Cages: American Fashions of the Civil War Era 1840-1870”
Take a behind-the-scenes tour with curator Dr. Karin Bohleke
SPECIAL ADDED ATTRACTIONS:
“Inside Information” about selected garments from the Fashion Archives
by Patternmaker Martha McCain
“Lounging Attire for the Victorian Gentleman: An Overview of Dressing Gowns,
Smoking Caps and Slippers, c. 1850-1870"
by Carolann Schmitt, Genteel Arts Academy
Cost of the program, includes a donation to the museum and light refreshments:
$10 for members of CSA, $5 for student members, $20 for non- members
***PLEASE NOTE: This venue is not wheelchair accessible***
For more information e-mail KJBohleke@ship.edu
or call 717-477-1239
To register, send check or money order payable to Costume Society of America to
Ann Wass, 5903 60th Ave., Riverdale MD 20737 by July 31.
Please indicate any dietary restrictions and if there is anything special you would like to see in the “behind the scenes” tour.Edited to remove stray characters that appeared from the Ethernet.