There's a really nice site called River Junction Trade Co. They have all kinds of clothes, shoes and accessories from that time. I wanted a bonnet like ma wore. Not the poke bonnet but the dressy one. They had just what I wanted.
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The boot style is called mule ears. Go to www.cowboy.com and you should find a source for them.
Any western store that gets hats from the company unblocked( Hoss Cartwright style) can shape a hat to suit you. It just takes a little steam and the use of hands.
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