Site Map

Fashionable Folks
Hairstyles 1840 - 1900

by Maureen Taylor

$19.95* + $4.50 shipping

Order direct from Family Chronicle!

Order Today!

Using the clues in this new book from Maureen Taylor, you can learn a surprising amount about your ancestors by studying their portraits. How they wore their locks for the photographer — whether straight or curled, clean shaven or fringed, oiled or bewigged — will tell you a lot about them. Maureen Taylor’s tips for “reading” the clues of clothing and hairstyles will help you discover when those pictures were taken, how old the subjects were at the time, and how wealthy they were. Hairstyles can even tell us a great deal about their personalities: Were they conservative or up on the latest trends? Who were their heroes and role models? What was their relationship to each other.

Maureen Taylor is the author of numerous books including Preserving Your Family Photographs, and the upcoming The Last Muster: Images of the Revolutionary War Generation. Maureen also penned the introduction to Family Chronicle's successful More Dating Old Photographs publication which debuted in 2004.

6" x 9". 126 Pages. Soft cover. B&W pictures.

Order your copy today! Only $19.95 + $4.50 shipping.

Order today using the appropriate secure link below:
Canadian purchasers please note that applicable taxes will be charged based on the province of residence. Some provinces calculate separate tax rates on books and shipping. See links to specific provinces below.
For International orders (other than USA or Canada), please e-mail for a quote on shipping.

USA Orders $24.45 ($19.95 + $4.50 Shipping)

CDN Orders $25.67 ($19.95 + $4.50 Shipping + 5% GST)
(AB, SK, MB, QC, PEI: 5% GST on total of book + shipping)

CDN Orders ON $26.04 ($19.95 + $4.50 Shipping + taxes*)
(*ON: 5% GST on book + 13% HST on shipping)

CDN Orders BC $25.99 ($19.95 + $4.50 Shipping + taxes^)
(^BC: 5% GST on book + 12% HST on shipping)

CDN Orders NS $28.12 ($19.95 + $4.50 Shipping + 15% HST)
(NS: 15% HST on total of book + shipping)

CDN Orders NB, NL $27.63 ($19.95 + $4.50 Shipping + 13% HST)
(NB, NL: 13% HST on total of book + shipping)

Please allow three to six weeks for delivery.

Call 1-888-326-2476 for telephone orders

* Canadian orders subject to applicable taxes.
Mail orders, make checks payable to: Family Chronicle
USA: PO Box 194, Niagara Falls, NY 14304
CDN: 312-505 Consumers Rd., Toronto, ON M2J 4V8

Please allow three to six weeks for delivery.