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A B.R.A.G. Medallion honoree. Brigid, an 18-year-old talented lacemaker, flees starvation and poverty in 19th century Ireland to find a better life in Australia, only to find it in New Zealand. www.vickyadin.co.nz
Literary Friday Book Review: Testimony of an Irish Slave Girl. The Irish were used as slaves before the market for black people were up and running. Irish slavery ended in 1839, black in 1865. At one point white slaves made up 2/3's of all slaves in America. race had less to do with slavery and more to do with money and religion.

Testimony of an Irish Slave Girl. The Irish were used as slaves before the market for black people were up and running. Irish slavery ended in black in At one point white slaves made up of all slaves in America.

14 historical fiction books set in Ireland. These novels are great for St. Patrick's Day or all year round!

Sweet and Spicy Bacon Wrapped Chicken Tenders

The+Turn+of+Century+Fashion | Turn of the Century. Late 1800s-early1900s

This showcases the "La belle Epoque" spirit of the era during the Edwardian era. This image demonstrates the type of dress style that women wore. La belle Epoque was a period in history that lead up to WWI.

Corsetted victorian fashion at it most intriguing, and look at that lacework

"Vintage Victorian" period fashions reference library - Belle Epoque Turn-of-the-Century / Gibson Girl

Beginning of the period / 1890s - vertical puffs on the shoulder. Precursor to leg-o-mutton sleeve styles.

Princess Mathilde of Bavaria, the sixth child of Ludwig III of Bavaria and Maria theresa of Austria-Este. She died in 1906 at the age of her family published a group of her poems, translated into English by John Heard as Life-Dreams: The Poems

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Items similar to Victorian Lady portrait art Lavender Lace hat flowers card print of pastel painting by Sue Halstenberg on Etsy

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something about this dress remind me of pride and prejudice and there is nothing better than a Jane Austen dress.

What a captivatingly lovely lace gown this young lady is wearing!

What a captivatingly lovely lace gown - I want one of my own to wear as the mercury rises this summer. Unless it's really thin voile it would still be hot, but I do love the lace.