The William Hickling Prescott House, headquarters of the Mass. Society of the Colonial Dames, 55 Beacon St. Boston, is home to a collection of over 7000 historic women’s and children’s costumes and accessories. We will be constantly adding more objects to what is currently available online, however if you need further information or are looking for something specific, please contact our Collections Manager at, or 617-742-3190.

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First Aid 1940 dress
Flowered Dress 1935
Olive dress 1890
Ivory dress 1808
Overcoat 1931
embroidered Clutch bag
orange plaid skirt
red coat
white leather gloves
lace headpiece