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Fashion: Children, page 2

Older children wore clothing much like their parents'.


Annie Davies
Annie D C Davies
Radnorshire Museum




Two Hobbys
Detail of photograph of the Hobby Family
of Llanfihangel-Talyllyn

Brecknock Museum and Art Gallery



Hughes Family
The Hughes Family,
Glangrwyney Lodge,
detail of larger photograph
Powys County Archives

Two sisters
Two girls from a family portrait
by Roberts of Llandrindod

Radnorshire Museum

Children too had 'Sunday best' clothing for special occasions.

Victor and Irene Pryce Jones
Victor and Irene Pryce Jones
Reality Group plc, Newtown, Powys


Chef Adami's children
Adamo Adami's children
Brecknock Museum and Art Gallery



Christening gown
Portrait of woman and child,
by Roberts of Llandrindod Wells
Radnorshire Museum

For sports, boys wore clothing very similar to their normal school clothing.

Traethllawn football team
Boys' football team, Traethllawn private school
Powysland Museum and Montgomery Canal Centre

Llanfaes Board School football team
Llanfaes Board School football team, 1892,
winners of the Northcote Cup
Brecknock Museum and Art Gallery

The girls in this photo wear loose, yoked dresses with drawers to match.

Look Before You Leap
Brecon Gymnasium Display Team, 1892,
detail of larger photograph
Brecknock Museum and Art Gallery

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Fashion: Children, page 1

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