A Trio of Little Men

The suits worn by these three youngsters are in the same style and make as clothes worn by adults, a common practice of the times. In this case, the little boy pictured on the right holds a child’s version of a proper hat. The photograph, from the studio of Hovey & Moulton of Rome, N.Y., dates from the Civil War period.

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A Trio of Little Men