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Madame Caplin'S Corsets.

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Madame Caplin'S Corsets.


Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- Corset

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-Cor
Women -- Clothing & dress -- England
Children -- Clothing & dress -- England
Content : Printed on border: "265" Figures numbered 1 to 3. Printed on border: "No. 1. -- The registered coporiform child's bodice offers many advantages, and is valuable for infants and children, affording ease and comfort, supporting the frame, and directing the growth." "Madame Caplin has introduced another invertion, called 'the invisible scapula contractor.' (No. 2.)" "The contracting belt (No. 3.), among others, is strictly anatomical in its construction." Includes additional text.

Source note: Godey''s lady''s book. (Philadelphia : [s.n.] 1830-).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 25 x 15 cm. (9 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1638110
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17122671
Barcode : 33333159260096
UUID: f0fb9890-c549-012f-816b-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1854: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Madame Caplin'S Corsets." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fceb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Madame Caplin'S Corsets." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 4, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fceb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1854). Madame Caplin'S Corsets. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fceb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Madame Caplin'S Corsets.