Lost Splendor

Past and present by an archives student and new Bostonian. @freifraufitz

“Salutations, Madame.
While your current activities appear most engaging, perhaps this lavish fur trimmed jacket can direct your attention elsewhere.
Sincerely,
Exceedingly Casual Napoleonic Regimental Hussar”
Illustration: Grand Armeé 10th Regimental Uniforms by Carle Vernet, c. 1812.
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