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Booker T. Washington, National Hero, African American Historical Figures, Late 19th Century to Early 20th Century Clothing for Children

Booker T. Washington, National Hero, African American Historical Figures, Late 19th Century to Early 20th Century Clothing for Children

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Booker T. Washington is a shining beacon in black history, exemplifying hope, resilience, and an unyielding spirit. Despite being born into the chains of slavery, young Booker refused to let adversity define his destiny. From toiling in salt furnaces and coal mines, he tenaciously pursued his passion for education, eventually attending the esteemed Hampton Institute in Virginia. His dedication was so profound that he funded his studies through humble janitorial tasks. Washington's story is a testament to the power of determination and the belief that any dream is attainable with hard work.

⭐ The Base Costume includes: (3 PCS)
1. Victorian Black Frock Coat (fully lined) - Crafted from Black Gaberdine, this Victorian-style frock coat is lined with a poly/cotton twill blend. It features elegant velvet collars for a touch of sophistication.

2. Black poly/cotton twill pants. They feature a zipper front and button closure, and the waistband has adjustable elastic inside to ensure a comfortable and customized fit.

3. A Black Satin Victorian Formal Bow Tie is pre-tied for convenience. Featuring an adjustable band and a hook and loop closure.

⭐ Value Bundle Option (in addition to items in Base Costume): (6 PCS)
4. A pristine white wing tip shirt, crafted from a 65/35 poly-cotton blend, features a pleated front with delicate pintuck details. It is uniquely designed with convertible buttons and cuffs and has white and black buttons. The pre-installed pearlized buttons are classic, but you can easily switch to the included black buttons for a more formal appearance.

5. Victorian-era satin black waistcoat. Its smooth, no-lapel neckline and sharp, pointed hem complement the tone-on-tone design. Detailed with fabric-covered buttons for a sophisticated look, it also features two welt pockets at the waist—perfect for securing your pocket watch or other vintage accessories. Finished with a satin-lined back and an adjustable buckle for the ideal fit.

6. Derby Hat: Crafted from molded felt, this timeless hat showcases a complementary faux suede band. The brim stylishly turns upward on both sides of its domed crown. The hat incorporates an adjustable internal hook and loop fastener to ensure a snug fit. Perfect for embodying Washington's iconic style.

This costume captures the essence of Washington's resilience and commitment to education, making it perfect for school events and Black History Month celebrations. Let your child wear this and embody the spirit of one of America's most impactful educators and leaders.


  • Handmade
  • Materials: Cotton, Metal Button


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How do I complete a return?

For more information, please refer to our Exchange/Return Policy at Heritage Costumes

 What size should I order?

"Selecting the right size is crucial when ordering our garments. Please refer to the size chart provided for each individual item, as it is tailored to the specific measurements of that item. You can find the size chart as a photo in the product listing or on a separate informational page. Please follow the measurement instructions provided on the size chart.

Our garments do not follow standard modern-day sizing because they are created based on patterns from specific historical periods. The measurements we provide on the size chart represent the dimensions of the garment itself, not body measurements.

 If you're unsure about your size, measure a similar, NON-STRETCH garment you already own and love. Compare its measurements to the ones on our size chart to ensure you choose the right fit."


Product Information:

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What is included with each product?

 Each of our product listings provides a detailed description of what is included with the item. Please refer to the product description to see what comes with each item, whether the base costume, bundle options, or value bundle options.


Ordering and Payment:

 We accept the following.

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Business Information:

 Heritage Costumes Inc.

1423 Marcelina Ave.

Torrance, CA. 90501



Do you have a physical store?

 Yes, we do have a physical warehouse, but it is not open to the public as it is primarily used for the construction of our garments and the shipping of our online orders. However, if you are in the local area, you can arrange for a pickup of orders placed online. Please email us in advance so we can provide you with an exact pick-up window.


How do I request a custom costume?

At this time, we are unable to accommodate custom orders. We are fully committed to constructing and fulfilling our existing online orders. We appreciate your understanding.


Business Hours:

 Customer Service Hours are Monday thru Friday 10 am until 4:30 pm PST. Messages received after these times will be answered the following business day.


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