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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works on clothing treated as an artistic object, as well as works on clothing created for the stage, screen, or special events. Works on the utilitarian aspects of clothing, including works on how to dress, are entered under Clothing and dress.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Fashion and costume plate collection

Call Number: DRA 5
Overview: The collection consists of plates, scrapbooks, and dress pattern catalogs, depicting European and American fashion, costume, and national dress primarily from the 18th and 19th centuries.
Dates: 1700-1900

Souvenir Theatrical Postcard Collection

Call Number: DRA 26
Overview: The collection consists of 19th century and early 20th century souvenir theatrical postcards documenting performers in full costume.
Dates: circa 1880-1920

Florine and Ettie Stettheimer papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 20
Overview: The papers contain correspondence, diaries, writings, materials related to the production of Four Saints in Three Acts and the paintings of Florine Stettheimer, and miscellaneous papers.
Dates: 1898-1974 (inclusive), bulk 1906-1953