Maggie B’s World: What did Maggie wear to her graduation?

Guest post by Reference and Instruction Librarian Sherri Saines. Maggie is 28 in 1873, her graduation year. She was a young woman in the hoop skirt era–in which large, round, wire cages under ladies’ skirts held both the skirt–and other people–out away from the body like this image. The newer styles, just a few years […]