JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: How to Identify Time Period on Photographs #general

Don Levey <Don_NEWS@...> (Carolyn Lea) writes:

I have a book on the history of photography but am
wondering if anyone can recommend a book that is helpful in dating an
image based on fashion?
In the US, the Sears Catalog is the way to go. That can help and date
the clothing, in particular the ladies' dresses. Other countries may
have similar resources, depending upon what large retailers' literature
is still maintained in their libraries.

Don Levey NOTE: spamtrapped address likely to change
Framingham, MA at any moment. Most recent post has best

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