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    Alvina's Hat Parlor

    Alvina’s Hat Parlor is found on a corner of the Victorian Street next to Alvina's Millinery Shop. This collection of hats, clothing and other items belonged to the Iowa Hat Lady, Alvina Sellers. Alvina was born in Clarion and created a career with her collection of hats.

    Among the collection:

    - 302 of Alvina's 6,000+ Hats

    - Stories from her 5,636 Programs

    - Video from her David Letterman Appearance