I am currently doing research on the dress styles of rural American women in the 1890s. I will be designing clothing based upon garments from photographs. Here are a few favorites:
Source: Fred Hultstrand History in Pictures Collection, NDIRS-NDSU, Fargo. Modifications © Jone Lewis 2001.
Source: University of Nebraska- Lincoln http://plainshumanities.unl.edu/peattie/ep.owh.wom.0006.html
Source: Conneticut Historical Society http://www.chs.org/finding_aides/afamcoll/photos.htm
Source: Old Photos http://old-photos.blogspot.com/2013/04/milking-cow.html
Source: Ohio Historical Society