Experience the Tombstone Trail

Oct 21 & 22


Color to Dye For

09/24/2022 - 09/25/2022, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

In the 1850s brightly colored and patterned cloth was imported from the mills of England and New England but time in the Texas sun would take its toll. Discover how the Jones family and those enslaved at Barrington could easily refresh their faded clothing using dyes made with natural items from near and far. Demonstrations ongoing. Contact Barb King at king@thc.texas.gov or 936-878-2214 x248 for more information.

Location Map (Barrington Living History Farm)

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