Dresses in the News

Museum Restoring First Lady's Dresses: "CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The 19th century dresses of first lady Ida McKinley are undergoing a thorough cleaning, and detailed embroidery and beading have complicated the work."

L.L. Bean recreates the paintings on the cover of its 1933 and 1956 catalogs.

Beeman Historic Costume Collection Online Special Exhibit, Ball State University, Indiana.