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Date:
March 4, 2017 - April 29, 2017
Time:
All Day
Location:
2nd Floor Display Case
Address:
San Mateo Main Library
55 W. Third Avenue

San Mateo, CA 94402
Contact:
(650) 522-7818
Cost:
Free

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Exhibit: Jane Austen Society of North America

Saturday, March 4, 2017

The Jane Austen Society of North America is dedicated to the enjoyment and appreciation of Jane Austen and her writing. The Northern California chapter presents a display titled, “The mode in hats and headdresses during the lifetime of Jane Austen + 16 years. 1775-1833.” The display features caps, turbans and hats on heads with period appropriate paper hairdos. Each hat is presented and described along with its inspiration, which may include a period fashion plate, portrait or extant hat.