• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill; Hartzold, Susan; Matejka, Michael, 1953-
  • Created Date
  • 5-2-02
  • Description
  • The Bloomington Hoop Skirt Manufactory was a manufacturer and wholesale and retail dealer in hoop skirts, corsets, hosiery, zephyrs (light shawls), and underwear. It was run by D. Winter. Many local Bloomington businesses, such as this one, advertised in the city directories. Bloomington was home to various merchants. How we learn about communities. 16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 15 Economics; 18 Social Systems.
  • Format
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