Apr. 25-27, 2014
A War of 1812 Material Culture Conference
Sharpen your impression at this year's Yesteryear's Essentials conference at Fort Meigs! Knowledgable speakers will present on various aspects of material culture of the early 1800s, including a Regency-era fashion show by Betsy Bashore and Ohio Historical Society history curator Cliff Eckle with extant examples from the OHS collections. The conference kicks-off with merriment and diversion Friday evening with presentations all day Saturday and workshops on Sunday!
New, in conjunction with Yesteryear's Essentials:
A Properly Fitted Tailcoat Workshop
presented by Saundra Ros Altman's Past Patterns and Ericka Mason-Osen.
Altman and Mason-Osen help workshop attendees build a template for a man's tailcoat. Don't miss this opportunity to attend this two-day workshop to learn the basics behind crafting a men's early 19th century garment! This workshop takes place side-by-side with Yesteryear's Essentials at Fort Meigs.
Workshop details and registration information coming soon!