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Costume History

Resources on the history of dress, clothing, and costume for fashion, retail, and theater / theatre

20th Century Decades References

These are encyclopedia-type books that give an overview of a time period, showing fashion, pop culture, political influences, important dates, etc. Interesting, browse-able, and lots of fun. 

 Some are in the stacks, in the E169-E174 area, and some are online. 

And a Trade Journal about Textiles, with Swatches