Closets in the Park Forest House Museum


Bedroom Closet: In the bedroom you will see baby clothes, some children's clothes, and many formal women's dresses.  There are also some casual women's clothes, Hawaiian shirts, ties, and wingtip shoes for men.

The coat closet on the first floor has men's and women's coats, boots, a vacuum cleaner, hats, and WWII army uniform pieces.


All images photographed and copyrighted by Elaine Umland-Brownlee, 1999, and Jane Nicoll, 2008.


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