National Geographic : 1943 Aug
© National Geographic Society utoc ome Lumiere by Gervais Courtellemont Kodachrome by Peter Upton Muir Under the Springti tar in Normandy Centuries, Not Seasons, Dictated Her Hat Style This girl from Auge perhaps waits n in ain for a soldier sweetheart or Sugar-loaf headdress showsthis young woman lived inthe Pont-l'Abbe region. husband who went to the defense of Fra ce. e puts on her folk costume for Beneath the conical cap a small bonnet holds her hair up tight. Bretons call holidays, market days, and religious fe tiva both headdress and wearer Bigoudens. Her costume was four generations old.