Archival Anecdotes: Feathered Fashion
March 16, 2020
Meet Delores. She is one of the mannequins that helps display items at the Eddy County Museum. In this photo, she is wearing a hat adorned with dyed and natural feathers.
This is just one of the many women's hats on display in the Dodds School House at the Eddy County Museum. Many of these are ornately decorated with feathers.
Feathered hats were of particular fashion during the late 19th an...