Resources: Hats, Hat Pins, Shoes


American Hatpin Society  The purpose of the club is to provide information about the history and value of Hatpins and Hatpin Holders. Membership in the club includes a quarterly newsletter that includes full page color photos and descriptions of hatpins and hatpin holders, featured articles related to hatpins and collecting in general. Information on fakes. Cowboy hat history in the Military, Civil War, Movies.

Cowboy Hat in History There are few items in the history of American culture that carry the same iconic weight as the cowboy hat. It is the one item of apparel that can be worn in any corner of the world and receive immediate recognition. As the old cowboy saying goes, 'It's the last thing you take off and the first thing that is noticed.

Dave Doty's Carnival Glass hatpin photo gallery.

Hat History  History of Straw hats and Felt hats furnishes enlightening detail, beginning with interesting accounts of dress hats in the early years, through the roaring 20's gangster fedoras, includes features on golf and movie celebrities' hats, and highlights some original and contemporary hatmakers.

Hold Onto Your Hat  An exhibition about the history and meaning of hats and other headwear in Canada.

The Hatpin Society of Great Britain (HPSGB) Membership organization. Values, history, newsletter, events, articles.

The Hat Site an international portal site for the hat and headwear industry.



Soulmates: The Century in Shoes Do some sole searching decade by decade. Shoe history of the 1900's.

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