Civil War Era Day Dress

On display in the library is an 1860s style day dress with handbag handmade by seamstress Terry Heffner (of Terry’s Sewing Shop on Hwy 14).  Terry is stitching in a hurry these days for Lone Rock’s Thunder in the River Valley Civil War Encampment, June 9th and 10th.  She received a number of orders from area residents for Civil War attire, one of her specialties.  Terry also creates custom fitted old west clothes.  For information, contact Terry at 608-637-3890 or

Day Dress with photos from the Lone Rock Area Historical Society Collection