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1890's henna dyed wool dress

Currently on display in a pop up exhibit for the Costume Museum of Canada is this 1890’s henna dyed wool dress.  

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On this day: the founding of the US Naval War College

The Naval War College in the United States was founded in Newport, Rhode Island on the 6th of October, 1884.

Here is Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Theodore Roosevelt, with faculty and students circa 1897.