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Annie Oakley 1860-1925'Victorian Western Wear

American "Wild Western" clothing developed in the 19thCentury as an amalgamation of European and Native American attire. In theperiod following the Civil War, dime novels, plays, and Wild West Shows onWestern themes began to be popular in Europe and America. The firstdramatic narrative motion picture, grea.html@160x120.jpg TheGreat Train Robbery (1903)

, was also the first "Western" film,a genre that grew out of these Western novels and plays, and which continues inpopularity to this day. The uniquely colorful and interesting clothing worn bypeople on the frontier first captured the public imagination in the 1880's andhas been an influence on fashion ever since.

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for "WildWest Shows," "Cowboys," "Cowgirls,""Western Clothing," "Vaquero," etc to find your own links,or use the links below to get information on clothing in the West. Then doa short report on what you have found, concentrating on some sub topic likeBuffalo Bill's Wild West Show, modern reproduction clothing suppliers,prostitute clothing, Spanish influences on cowboy wear, movie images of westernwear, etc. and post it on the CostumeHistoryClass@160x120.jpg Message Board

by the weekend.

@160x120.jpg Cowboy Emporium Home Page is a full line, vintage clothing and accouterments dealer specializing in outfitting Cowboy Action Shooters, Historical Reenactors and Old West/Victorian aficionados.

@160x120.jpg CNL Clothiers: Tailors of the Old West featuring Cowboy Pommel Slickers to Ladies Clothing Patterns and Children's Clothes Patterns. Also featuring old western books and western themes ranging from Chuck wagon recipes to catalogs from the 1800's.

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@160x120.jpg Texas Jacks Wild West Outfitters Fredericksburg Texas Western Clothing

home.html@160x120.jpg Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show

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oakley.htm@160x120.jpg Annie Oakley

@160x120.jpg Cowgal's Home On The Web!

lawdogsnladies.msnw@160x120.jpg Law Dogs N Ladies (Old West Reenactors)

@160x120.jpg Mojave Muleskinners ~ Authentic Old West Reenactment Group - CA, AZ, NV, OK

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Places that sell reproduction Western Style Victorian dress:

www.sheplers.com@160x120.jpg Wah Maker

@160x120.jpg Wahmaker -- Authentic Old West Clothing Shopping: Clothing: Ethnic and Regional: North American: Western

collars.html@160x120.jpg Men's Furnishing Goods

index.html@160x120.jpg River Junction Trade Co. - Authentic Victorian Clothing as worn by the cowboys of the Old West in the 1800 ' s

@160x120.jpg Superstition Mountain Mercantile - Main Page

@160x120.jpg Mustang & Rosewater Victorian Reproduction Dresses and Underpinnings

@160x120.jpg Buckaroo Bobbins Patterns from the Historic Wild West

home.html@160x120.jpg Shooting Star Living History & Historical Costumes -

@160x120.jpg Welcome to Walker '47 - The Complete Outfitter to the Cowboy Action Shooter

@160x120.jpg Extreme Western Wear - Welcome to Extreme Western Wear

@160x120.jpg http--www.saccitydrygoods.com-

index.htm@160x120.jpg Cowboy Emporium Home Page

chains.htm@160x120.jpg Cowboy Emporium Watch Chains and Fobs

www.the-fort.com@160x120.jpg The Fort Western Outpost -

index.html@160x120.jpg Wakeda Trading Post Native American & Reenactor Supplies

Books on Western Wear from Amazon com

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Annie Oakley and Buffalo Bill Paper Dolls in Full Color Annie Oakley and Buffalo Bill Paper Dolls in Full Color

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I See by Your Outfit : Historic Cowboy Gear of the Northern Plains

Ultimate Sticker Book: Cowboy Ultimate Sticker Book: Cowboy

Cowboy Gear : A Photographic Portrayal of the Early Cowboys and Their Equipment Cowboy Gear : A Photographic Portrayal of the Early Cowboys and Their Equipment

$10 Horse, $40 Saddle : Cowboy Clothing, Arms, Tools and Horse Gear of the 1880's $10 Horse, $40 Saddle : Cowboy Clothing, Arms, Tools and Horse Gear of the 1880's

Cowboy Clothing and Gear : The Complete Hamley Catalog of 1942 Cowboy Clothing and Gear : The Complete Hamley Catalog of 1942

Cowboys & the Trappings of the Old West Cowboys & the Trappings of the Old West

Oak Tree Farms Antique Saddle Vow Lace Up Old Western Frontier Boots Oak Tree Farms Antique Saddle Vow Lace Up Old Western Frontier Boots

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