Bloomsburg University's Harvey A. Andruss Library

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GT - GT9999 : Costume, Holidays

Total of 12 Records
 
Title: Bissonnette on Costume: A Visual Dictionary of Fashion

Provider: Kent State University Museum

Subject Heading/s: Costume.

LC Class: GT500

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: This site invites you to "enter the world of fashion and witness the change in silhouettes, accessories, lingerie and hairstyles from the 18th to the 20th century." It features annotated photographs of fashions, with an emphasis on female dress from Europe and the United States. Also includes information about male and children's fashions, and costumes of India, Greece, Japan, Turkey, China, and central Asia. Browsable. From a curator at the Kent State University Museum.


Title: Bissonnette on Costume: A Visual Dictionary of Fashion

Provider: Kent State University Museum

Subject Heading/s: Costume.

LC Class: GT500

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: This site invites you to "enter the world of fashion and witness the change in silhouettes, accessories, lingerie and hairstyles from the 18th to the 20th century." It features annotated photographs of fashions, with an emphasis on female dress from Europe and the United States. Also includes information about male and children's fashions, and costumes of India, Greece, Japan, Turkey, China, and central Asia. Browsable. From a curator at the Kent State University Museum.


Title: Cultural Profiles Project

Provider: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Subject Heading/s: National characteristics; Manners and customs

LC Class: GT

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: This site explores the cultural aspects of many countries of the world. Contents may include Family Life, The World of Work, Sports & Recreation, Health Care, Education, Food, Communication, Spirituality, Holidays, and Arts & Literature.


Title: Cultural Profiles Project

Provider: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Subject Heading/s: National characteristics; Manners and customs

LC Class: GT

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: This site explores the cultural aspects of many countries of the world. Contents may include Family Life, The World of Work, Sports & Recreation, Health Care, Education, Food, Communication, Spirituality, Holidays, and Arts & Literature.


Title: Fashion Glossry

Provider: Internet Centre for Canadian Fashion & Design link

Subject Heading/s: Costume.

LC Class: GT

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: A costume dictionary from the Internet Centre for Canadian Fashion & Design.


Title: Fashion Glossry

Provider: Internet Centre for Canadian Fashion & Design link

Subject Heading/s: Costume.

LC Class: GT

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: A costume dictionary from the Internet Centre for Canadian Fashion & Design.


Title: Fashion Plate Collection

Provider: University of Washington Libraries

Subject Heading/s: Costume.

LC Class: GT500

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: "This collection includes 417 fashion plates from 1806-1914 from some of the leading fashion journals of the times: La Belle assemblee, Le Bon ton, Le Follet, courrier des salons, Journal des dames et des modes, Godey's lady's book and magazine and others. The hand-colored illustrations cover many stylistic periods in French and English history. These styles overlapped as the fashions and tastes changed. These include the Empire (1806-1813), Georgian (1806-1836), Regency (1811-1820), Romantic (1825-1850), Victorian (1837-1859), Late Victorian (1860-1900) and Edwardian (1901-1915)."

Last viewed 6/17/04


Title: Fashion Plate Collection

Provider: University of Washington Libraries

Subject Heading/s: Costume.

LC Class: GT500

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: "This collection includes 417 fashion plates from 1806-1914 from some of the leading fashion journals of the times: La Belle assemblee, Le Bon ton, Le Follet, courrier des salons, Journal des dames et des modes, Godey's lady's book and magazine and others. The hand-colored illustrations cover many stylistic periods in French and English history. These styles overlapped as the fashions and tastes changed. These include the Empire (1806-1813), Georgian (1806-1836), Regency (1811-1820), Romantic (1825-1850), Victorian (1837-1859), Late Victorian (1860-1900) and Edwardian (1901-1915)."

Last viewed 6/17/04


Title: History Of Costume

Provider: Southern Illinois University

Subject Heading/s: Costume

LC Class: GT

Reference Category: Encyclopedia

Description: A table of contents in three parts for costumes from ancient times to the late 19th century; from the book by Braun & Schneider - c.1861-1880. Hosted by Southern Illinois University.


Title: History Of Costume

Provider: Southern Illinois University

Subject Heading/s: Costume

LC Class: GT

Reference Category: Encyclopedia

Description: A table of contents in three parts for costumes from ancient times to the late 19th century; from the book by Braun & Schneider - c.1861-1880. Hosted by Southern Illinois University.


Title: Timeline: Modern Fashion

Provider: Information Please

Subject Heading/s: Fashion; Costume

LC Class: GT

Reference Category: Chronologies

Description: An interactive timeline starting with 1858.


Title: Timeline: Modern Fashion

Provider: Information Please

Subject Heading/s: Fashion; Costume

LC Class: GT

Reference Category: Chronologies

Description: An interactive timeline starting with 1858.