Hurrah for the Homespun Dress 

"Hurrah, hurrah!  for the sunny South so dear!
Three cheers for the homespun dress the Southern ladies wear!"
 

Furr Homespun Dress--A detailed look at a homespun dress from Stanly County, NC

Newspaper Articles about Confederate Homespun
Homespun Bibliography
Textile-Related Definitions
Newspaper Articles about Cotton and Wool Cards and Carding
Newspaper Articles about Looms, Spinning Wheels and Spinning Jennies
Newspaper Articles about Mordents—Alum and Copperas
Newspaper Articles about Needles, Thread, and Factory Yarns
Newspaper Articles about Southern Dyes, 1860-1865
Table of Southern Dyes used during the Civil War

Bibliography of Sources mentioned in Dye Table

"'They Call It Patriotism':  Homespun as Politics in the South, 1860-1861"
"The Lena Dancy Homespun Dress"


Newspaper Articles about Southern Textile Factories