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   At events P. Palmer Dry Goods is the home of Originals by Kay,

Morgan Aside and Mrs. Vincent's Parasol Emporium.


Our partner Seth Magosky died unexpectedly in March 2007.  His passing has left a huge hole in our lives and we miss him terribly! 


Our cooperation as part of P. Palmer Dry Goods at events allows us to offer a wide variety of authentic goods for the discerning reenactor and living historian. You will find most* of the goods offered on this website and much more:
Ready Made Under Clothing -- Quality Corsetry -- Millinery
Ladies Fancy Goods -- Notions and Trims -- Ribbons and Flowers
Shawls and Outerwear -- Dresses and Accessories -- Parasols
Antique Lace Shawls -- Jewelry -- Children's Clothing
Sewing Patterns -- China and Glassware -- Shoes -- Traveling Furniture
And even a few pieces of ready-made menswear!
*(at this time we are unable to bring the fabrics offered on the website to events)

March 24th, 2012  

14th Annual Military and Citizen's Ball in Ft Wayne, IN;

for more information contact Sue Pfeiffer or Kay Gnagey.

Only limited assortment of merchandise - please contact me, if you want something specific!

March 29th-

April 1st, 2012


Reenactment Event:

150th Anniversary Battle of Shiloh

June 1st-4th, 2012  

Dress U - Philadelphia

Only limited assortment of merchandise - please contact me, if you want something specific!

June 16th, 2012  

Parasol Recovering, June 16, 2012, Hampshire, IL

Details and registration on-line, your local contact is Marta Vincent

July 21st, 2012   "Foundations of 19th century Fashion" talk and show&tell, Findlay, OH
July 27th-29th, 2012  

Confections: Bonnet Workshop and Research Weekend

Details and registration on-line, for additional information contact Kay Gnagey

September 7th-9th, 2012  

Reenactment Event:

"Maryland, My Maryland"

October 5th-7th, 2012  

Reenactment Event:

150th Commemoration of the Battle of Perryville, KY

October 26th-27th, 2012  

Living History Event:

Surrender of Secession 1865, Westville, GA


The P. Palmer Dry Goods crew in 2004:

(L to R) Beth Miller (Ball State University)
Marta Vincent (Mrs Vincent's Parasol Emporium)
Kay Gnagey (Originals by Kay)
Henry Vincent (Traveling Furniture)
Seth Magosky (Historic Impressions)
John Hernandez (Historic Impressions)

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