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Fw: A special presentation on historic clothing

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  • Janet Nickerson
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    Message 1 of 1 , Mar 1, 2010
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      > SAVE the DATE
      > Saturday, March 20th
      > 1:30 to 3:30
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      > Historic interpreters and their clothing – would our 18th century
      > ancestors approve?
      >
      > The Colonial PA Plantation hosts . . .
      >
      > Stitched Together: Thoughts on Researching and Replicating the Clothing &
      > Appearance of 18th Century Americans
      >
      > Presented by: Sharon Ann Burnston, Scholar, author and living historian
      >
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      > Sharon Ann Burnston brings to bear 35 years as a scholar and living
      > historian who has specialized in studying the details of 18th century
      > working-class American clothing. She has been the Executive Director of
      > the Germantown Historical Society, the Curator of the Colonial
      > Pennsylvania Plantation, and the Director of the Daniel Webster Birthplace
      > Living History Project in Franklin NH. For twenty-one years, she was the
      > designer and sole-proprietor of Mill Farm Patterns; she is currently the
      > proprietor of The Village Green Clothier. She is the author of Fitting &
      > Proper: 18th Century Clothing from the Collection of the Chester County
      > Historical Society, as well as numerous magazine articles, website
      > articles, and conference papers.
      >
      > Copies of Fitting & Proper: 18th Century Clothing from the Collection of
      > the Chester County Historical Society will be available for purchase and
      > signing by the author.
      > Attendees will also have the opportunity to win a copy of the book!
      >
      > The presentation will take place in the Mansion Ballroom, Ridley Creek
      > State Park, Media, PA – use Park entrances off Routes 352 or 3 &
      > Providence Road and follow the signs to the Mansion Ballroom.
      >
      > Register prior to March 18 at a cost of $15 OR pay $20 at the door.
      > To register: Send a check in the amount of $15 to CPP, Ridley Creek State
      > Park, Media, PA 19063. Please include telephone and email contact
      > information.
      >
      > CPP 2009, 2010 and LIFE members will be admitted free of charge. However,
      > if you plan to attend, please email us at cpp@... OR call the
      > Plantation Office at 610.566.1725 to let us know.
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