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Napoleonic - includes UK Regency
Early Victorian - 1830s and 1840s
Mid Victorian - 1850s and 1860s Civil War (USA)
Later Victorian - 1870s and 1880s
Belle Epoque - 1890s, 1900s up to WW1 (includes UK Edwardian)
Powerhouse Museum Australian Museum site with images of fabrics from swatchbooks of 1837, 1849, 1893-1894 and 1923 from France and c.1887 from Japan. Please see copyright information at the site.
Real-Life Clothing InspirationsEdit
Some nice examples and inspirations here: Gentleman's Emporium Also includes some "Steampunk" variations.