This image represents this period because the men are wearing top hats, waistcoats,and the man on the left is wearing a frock coat and the man on the right is wearing a tailcoat. Also the men's hairstyles (mutton chops) are representative of the period.
Fashion - here is a homespun every-day dress owned by Vick Betts. Every-day dresses were often one piece, instead of bodice and skirt being separate, and the closure is in front. Work dresses were of sturdy material, wool being the favorite as it w