As girls developed a bustline, skirts and petticoats get longer until they were ankle length or longer.
Pantaloons get shorter until they were mid-calf for young ladies.
The daguerreotype was created by Louis Jacques Mande Daguerre and is known by photography experts as the first practical form of photography.
Daguerreotypes were produced on a thin copper metal support that had a polished coating of silver that was mirror-like.
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They had a shawl or notched collar Trousers or pants were cut high on the waist and had button fronts as zippers were not in use at this time.
Mens hair during the ante-bellum and Civil War periods tended to be longer, about collar length on the sides.
Hair oils, Macassars, or pomatums were used by almost all men during the mid 19th century and gives the appearance of a wet look to the hair.
Hairnets, or nets, were sometimes worn during the Civil War era.
Most often they matched the color of the woman's hair.
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