On July 8th, the Moffatt-Ladd House will open a costume exhibition in celebration of its 1st century as a museum!
Afternoon at the Museum: 1912-1915
Featuring clothing from the collections of the University of New Hampshire,
the Portsmouth Historical Society, and a private lender,
in honor of the Moffatt-Ladd House and Garden’s 100thanniversary as a museum.
Behind-the-scenes views of final costume and mannequin preparation at the University of New Hampshire, Bowen Collection. Astrida Schaeffer, costume historian and mannequin maker of www.schaefferarts.com and Gillian Cusack, Ph.D. Candidate, UNH, Collections Intern.