Fashioning New Mexico: Victorian Secrets

When the Eastern ladies arrived in New Mexico via the great iron horse at the end of the 19th Century, they arrived with the latest fashions. Underneath it all what did they wear and how does it compare to the dress of New Mexicans? Drawing from the History Museum’s exhibit “Fashioning New Mexico,” Victorian clothing historian and performer Sharon Guli reveals “Victorian Secrets” in a special fashion show. Featured is Victorian music performed by Spare Parts.

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