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Women's clothing collection

Women's clothing collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Women's clothing collection
Creator: University of Georgia. College of Family and Consumer Sciences. Photographs
Inclusive Dates: 1970-1979
Language: English
Extent: 193 item(s)
Collection Number: HCTC009
Repository: Historic Clothing and Textile Collection

Collection Description

Historical Note

The collection includes examples of everyday and ceremonial dress from the 19th and 20th centuries. Highlights include a brown printed cotton dress from the 1830s, a man's beaver skin stove pipe hat from the early 19th century, a child's two-piece outfit from the 1880s, and a Mother Hubbard dress from the 1890s. Several 19th century wedding dresses, christening gowns, quilts and coverlets also make up the excellent collection. Other items of note include a woman's automobile duster, Edwardian dresses and skirts, 1920s flapper dresses, tailored women's suits from the 1940s, and paper dresses from the 1960s. The collection incorporates examples of ready-to-wear garments from leading American designers such as Claire McCardell, Pauline Trigere, Bill Blass, Mary McFadden, and Geoffrey Beene, and international designers Yves St. Laurent, Mariano Fortuny, and Sonia Rykiel. Also included in the inventory are a number of textiles and clothing pieces from around the world including Japan, Guatemala, Korea, Ecuador, Puerto Rico, and Thailand.


Administrative Information

Custodial History

This collection is a teaching collection that belongs to the College of Family and Consumer Science.

Preferred Citation

Women's clothing collection, HCTC009, Historic Clothing and Textile Collection, College of Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Georgia.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Clothing and dress -- 20th century.
Clothing and dress -- Georgia.
Clothing.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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1970.0.132abcSuit: navy; polyester; sewn with red thread; white button up dress shirt, 1970-1979
 
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1970.0.136Dress: wool/polyester blend; blue; mock turtleneck; sleeveless; sewn on skirt at natural waistline; front gores from underneath bust to waist; skirt has pleats for extra fullness; zipper in back; embroidery designs along neck, hem, and down center front of skirt; peasant/ethnic look; belt of fabric with 2 belt loops, 1970-1979
 
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1970.0.138Shirt: synthetic; bright yellow; mock turtleneck; full; 2 bust darts; shortened sleeves (not quite 3/4) 8 inch zipper along center back; shirt constructed with 3 pieces-front, 2 back, 2 sleeves, and jersey mock turtleneck; patterned warp weave, 1968-1970
 
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81970.0.14Pants: jeans; red and white vertical stripes; pockets have horizontal stripes; cotton, 1970-1979
 
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1970.0.141Dress: cotton/polyester; long; peasant; ethnic design elements; V-neck; high empire waist in front; ties in back as belt; crochet lace around neck, waist, down sleeves, and cuffs; long sleeves; bottom portion of dress is slightly gathered; zipper in back Label: Gunne Laz by Jessica in San Francisco, 1970-1979
 
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1970.0.18Dress: cream; sleeveless; square neck; floor length; vertical princess seaming; same fabric embellishes flowers with fuzzy centers on shoulders and down back of dress Label: Emma Domb, 1970-1979
 
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1970.0.2Dress: blue; wool; zipper down the center; yellow and orange collar Label: Lanz, 1970-1979
 
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1970.0.200aBlouse: white; V-neck; sleeveless; closes with one interior hidden button; 2 hook and eye closures at the waist in front; bottom half of blouse has a brown circle design and edges are trimmed in brown scalloped fabric; top part is lined; has matching pants Label: Anita Modes , 1970-1979
 
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1970.0.200bPants: bell bottoms; white with brown circle design at bottom; scalloped trim at bottom hem, also in brown; zipper and hook and eye closure in back; has matching blouse, 1970-1979
 
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1970.0.3Blouse: pink; cotton; rounded neckline; hook and eye closure in back; set in short bell sleeves; front bodice embroidered; gathered skirt attached at waistline seam; back is one piece; side seam attached sash ties in back; gauze; balanced plain weave; machine stitched embroidery on bodice front Label: Made in India, 1974
 
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1970.0.300Dress: pink; long sleeve; pointed collar; front has a tan suede accent; 6 pink buttons; suede part wraps around as an attached belt that fastens in the back with a button; zipper closure in the back Label: DW3 Fashions, Inc. , 1970-1979
 
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1970.0.4Blouse: off white; cotton; round neckline; slit in front yoke; long set in sleeves with elastic at cuff; empire waist; embroidery on front and back; muslin; balanced plain weave; multicolored hand worked embroidery on bodice sleeves, 1974
 
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1970.100.132aJacket: navy blue; suit jacket; polyester; long sleeves; sleeves button at the cuff; buttons up front; round navy blue buttons; stitched with red thread; collar is large and pointed; pocket on the left center front, 1970-1979
 
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1970.100.132bBlouse: white; cotton; large collar; cuffs buttons up front; round white buttons, 1970-1979
 
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1970.100.132cPants: navy blue; suit pants; polyester; bell bottom; zip fly; 2 button closure; 1.5 inch waistband, 1970-1979
 
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1970.100.90Dress: white, purple, gold, pink; mini-shirt; long sleeves; collar; buttons up front , 1970-1979
 
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1970.100.91aBlouse: green; long sleeves; embroidered; zippered front; crop top Used by: 17 year old Evelyn Lobus senior year in high school, 1972-1974
 
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1970.100.91bPants: olive green; bell- bottom; hip huggers; corduroy Used by: 17 year old Evelyn Lobus senior year in high school, 1972-1974
 
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21970.100.92aJacket: suit jacket; black, brown, white; long sleeves; hip length; zippered front; geometric designs Label: Double Take, 1972-1974
 
21970.100.92bPants: suit pants; black, brown, white; geometric designs Label: Double Take, 1972-1974
 
21970.100.92cBelt: geometric designs; black, brown, white Label: Double Take, 1972-1974
 
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1970.100.93Blouse: cream; purple floral trim on cuffs, waist, and bodice yoke; ruffles around bodice yoke , 1972-1974
 
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1970.100.95Dress: brown; cream stripes; long sleeves; zippered back; originally was 2 inches shorter; embroidered stripes are circles; cotton Donor wrote: A transitional style from the perfectly straight lines of the "sack" back to the traditional defined waistline and a longer fuller skirt. Used by: Evelyn Lobus when she was middle aged, 1973-1974
 
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1970.100.96Blouse: purple, turquoise, white, navy; flame print; sleeveless; zipper back, 1970-1979
 
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1970.100.97Coat: navy; white piping; pants coat; double breasted; length and cut designed to be worn with slacks for rainy or cool weather, 1974-1978
 
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81970.114.107aSkirt: dark grey/slate; pleated; godet; waistband; back closure Label: Geoffrey Beane Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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1970.114.107bShirt: dark grey/slate; short sleeves; 4 small silver embroidery around neck Label: Geoffrey Beane Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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81970.114.108Skirt: wool striped; browns and greys; gathered/pleated at top; mid-calf length; mauve satin lining; back zip and clasp Label: Valentino Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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1970.114.109Coat: sweater; long; burgundy, green, tan, blue; vertical stripes; band around the neck that turns into a tie; long sleeves; cuffs; pockets on front that have cuff Label: Missoni Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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1970.114.110aBlouse: black/multi-colored; short sleeve; sweater top; round neck; solid black back; fitted waist; side zipper Label: Koos Van Den Akker Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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1970.114.111Dress: light brown knit; long sleeves; no waist; black lace trim around front and back; yoke sections front and back; slightly gathered in the center; thick black lace trim around bottom; silver horizontal stitches; neck and sleeve trimmed with yarn Label: Geoffrey Beane Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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31970.114.113aDress: blue; sleeveless; deep V-neck; small lapels; laced up front; flared long skirt Label: Halston Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
31970.114.113bCape: blue; full; no openings for arms Label: Halston Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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1970.114.114aBlouse: black; short flared sleeves; V-neck; neckline ends in bow; reinforced by Z hooks and eyes; no other closure except for a small hook and eye in the middle of torso Label: Holly's Harp Used by: Florence May Eichberg , 1970-1979
 
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81970.114.114bSkirt: black; drapery material; gathered at waist; slightly flared Label: Holly's Harp Used by: Florence May Eichberg , 1970-1979
 
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1970.114.116Blouse: black; draped; boat neck; slightly shorter sleeves; fitted through waist; fuller over top of hips Label: Emilio Pucci Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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1970.114.117Cape: black; full length; flared; long cords at top to tie with tassels on ends; shoulder pads inside Label: Alistair Blair Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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1970.114.118aJacket: multi-colored; hip length; tans, blues, greys; plain weave; heavy yarn fabric; trim covers all seams and is slate blue with cream circular print Label: Geoffrey Beane Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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81970.114.12Coat: black; long; hood; 2 tied bows for closure at neck and waist; sleeves have elastic cuffs Used by: Florence May Eichberg , 1970-1979
 
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91970.114.122Scarf: purple sash/scarf; Seta Pura; fringe along the bottom Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
91970.114.123Shawl: black; hooded Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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1970.114.124Jacket: black; long; no closures; tan and brown embroidery around the length of the lapels and around the cuffs Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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1970.114.126Skirt: navy; long; accordion pleats; side hook and eye/zipper closure Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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1970.114.130Dress: black; knit; dolman sleeves; plunging V neckline; waist band; hook and eye closures Label: Norman Norell Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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1970.114.131Skirt: brown, black, light tan; pleated; light tan embroidered leaf design along the bottom; no lining Label: Geoffrey Beane Used by: Florence May Eichberg, 1970-1979
 
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1970.116.133Blouse: polyester; halter top; blue background with multi-colored print; floral print; yoked upper bodice; elastic back; pointed collar, 1970-1979
 
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1970.116.134Blouse: polyester; halter top; bright pink, purple, yellow, green; psychedelic pattern; pointed collar; elastic back; yoke front; 2 button closure at neck, 1970-1979
 
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1970.117.24Jumpsuit: light blue; short sleeve; collar; 6 buttons in front; elastic waistband Label: College Town, 100% polyester, 1970-1979
 
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1970.12.8abcDress: pink; silk; Thai; 2 piece formal skirt and blouse; velvet; bow; snap opening at front; gold sunburst pin attached to bow Used by: A. Elizabeth Armstrong as evening wear, 1970-1979
 
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1970.131.142Dress: ivory; straight silhouette; pleats down center front and center back; overlay of lace on upper bodice and cuffs, 1970-1979
 
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1970.131.143Dress: ivory; 3/4 sleeves; lace collar; ivory satin ribbon ties around waist; stain on back near hem of dress Label: Oscar da la Renta, 1970-1979
 
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1970.131.144abDress: black and white patterned; knee length; matching waist sash with black fringe Label:Brannel, 1970-1979
 
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1970.131.145abSkirt: suede; rose colored; striped; with matching jacket, 1970-1979
 
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1970.131.147Dress: navy blue; wool; ruffle around bottom hem Label: Nathan Strong, 1970-1979
 
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1970.135.148Dress: knitted; sweater; light brown; pleated skirt; some moth holes , 1970-1979
 
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1970.143.14Dress: belted; long-sleeve; full length; shoulder is gathered and the neckline is a wide angular boat neck; patterns of organic shapes; one button closures on cuffs of sleeves; zip closure in back; polyester Label: Collectors items by Anne Fogarty, 1970-1979
 
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1970.143.15Skirt: elastic waist; ankle-full length; lined; constructed with long vertical strips of 3 different fabrics: black lace, a yellow fabric with white polka-dots, and a black fabric with a yellow, brown, green, and red flower pattern on it; bottom six inches is made up of this floral pattern; very long belt that is black lace on one side and the black floral print on the other sewn with black stitching; some discoloration on waistband, 1970-1979
 
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1970.143.17Gown: long-sleeve; V-neck; full length; material is gathered under bosom; full A-line skirt; sheer sleeves; cuff matching the rest of the dress; periwinkle color; zip closure in back; polyester, 1970-1979
 
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1970.143.20Dress: long sleeve; V-neck; floor length; knit; polyester; multi-colored; splatter paint effect of blue, light blue, green, light green, yellow, white, hot pink, electric orange and purple; gold looped trim that curves under the bust and around to the back; 12 slit in front on bottom; zip closure in back Label: Norman's Atlanta , 1970-1979
 
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1970.143.21Dress: long sleeve; floor length; skirt and arms of dress are the multi-colored madras and top is solid brown; seven buttons on the front; zipper on back with fish eye hook closures; mock turtle neck collar; keyhole; 80% acetate Label: Lee Morton (Chicago) Thomas Jacob and Camille Proctor Berry, 1970-1979
 
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1970.143.22Coat: 3/4 length sleeves; knee length or slightly longer; single-breasted; with collar; 5 buttons in front; pattern is a fan like circular pattern in plum and metallic gold with floral and leaf-like designs on champagne back ground; lining is a grayish cream Donor: Thomas Jacob and Camille Proctor Berry, 1970-1979
 
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1970.143.23Dress: mid-calf length; cocktail ; V-neck; high back; zip closure; brown; burnt red lining; sheer sleeves; belt effect at gathered waist; circular sequin pattern on upper portion of dress; sequins are silver and are encircled with embroidered brown thread; nylon Label: Mardi Gras, New York, 1970-1979
 
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1970.143.35Coat: full length; single breasted; closes with 4 large buttons; 1-1/2 stand up collar; long sleeve; electric green color with a cream white lining; some discoloration, 1970-1979
 
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1970.143.36Blouse: wide; pink; tunic; high boat neck; bottom hem hits around waist on front of garment; spider web picture with a pink spider with a red oval and dragonflies at the corners; cotton; plain weave; homemade Donor: Thomas Jacob and Camille Proctor Berry, 1970-1979
 
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1970.143.37Dress: floor length; scoop neckline; zip closure in back; lace under bosom; double lace on hem of sleeves; 3 inch hem at bottom; darts on bosom; center seam; flower motif; some stains and discoloration, 1970-1979
 
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1970.143.38Dress: full length; long sleeve; wide scoop neckline; zip closure in back; torso and sleeves are solid white, skirt portion is patterned (op art) and floral motif in black, grey, white, and brown; polyester, 1970-1979
 
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1970.144.158Pantsuit: maroon/magenta; velvet; polyester; long sleeves; large lapels; 2 flap front pockets; 3 bronze buttons with face of Roman man; pants have elastic waist and flare slightly at bottom Label: Pins and Needles size 15-16, 1970-1979
 
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1970.144.6aBlouse: tri-layered, visible at waist and sleeves; single button closure with keyhole; elastic waist with ruffles below braided belt at waist; 6 strands of novelty ribbon; silk, chiffon; plain weave; pink, lavender, purple, 1970-1979
 
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1970.144.6bSkirt: fitted waist; zipper closure; tri-layered slits in top fabric reveal 2nd and 3rd layers; calf length; silk, chiffon Label: Carrie Couture Donor:Ashley Callahan, 1970-1979
 
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1970.145.159Dress: blue and white; cotton; tie-dye; sleeveless; full; flares slightly at the bottom; V-neck; floor length Label: Nooranis Biashara St. PO Box 85064 Mombasa, Kenya Notes: Donor received item by helping sell other similar to it at an arts festival in Bluffton, 1970-1979
 
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5Stockings: package of champagne colored stockings/pantyhose with UGA and bulldog in red felt glued to leg; nylon, 1970-1979
 
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1970.162.1Dress: pink; bubble hem; hits below knee; voluminous, elbow length sleeves; bodice is faux strapless with lattice design/appliqued flowers over top; pleating at waistline; circle skirt; pink ribbon for bow; rayon/silk Label: Richilene New York, 1970-1979
 
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1970.162.33abDress: pink; chiffon; long; high collar; rhinestone straps, 1970-1979
 
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1970.162.38Dress: brown; floor length; small white polka dot pattern; spaghetti straps; V-neck; empire waist; zip closure in back; sash tied in back; plain weave; brown and white; contrast stitching around waist Label: Neiman Marcus size 6 - 65% polyester, 35% cotto Used by Kay Sewell (daughter) in Atlanta, GA worn at one of Kay's debutante parties., 1970-1979
 
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131970.162.3aBlouse: cropped; wide cap sleeves; boat neck; fly-away panels in front and back; 100% cotton; yellow with green Label: Zeta Zukki of Italy by San Babila, 1970-1979
 
131970.162.3bSkirt: wrap around; mid-calf length; thick waistband with horizontal stripes in salsa red, yellow/lime green, green, grey, white, fuchsia; pleated at waistline; 100% cotton Label: Zeta Zukki of Italy by San Babila, 1970-1979
 
131970.162.3cSash: striped; belt or sash; about 1 foot wide; 100% cotton; white, grey, lime green, salsa red, fuchsia Label: Zeta Zukki of Italy by San Babila, 1970-1979
 
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1970.162.55Blouse: cream; see through; design with people embroidered around collar; ties on cap sleeves and back, 1970-1979
 
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1970.162.56Blouse: white; sleeveless; collared; tank; design of people embroidered onto collar; some yellow and brown staining, 1970-1979
 
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1970.163.3Dress: Granny style; long sleeve; end of sleeves have tighter cuff with zipper closure; zipper closure to waist in back; row of lace ruffle near bottom of dress; tie wraps around back; laced and tie cording closure in chest; empire waist; 65% polyester, 35% cotton; acetate lining; nylon lace; voile plain weave; cream with navy dots; Label: Jessica McClintock at Gunne Sax Used by: Gwendolyn Rayburn in Atlanta and Covington, GA, 1970-1979
 
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1970.170.2Coat: fur; lined with pink acrylic; underside of collar, sides, interior portion of sleeve and lapels are lined with leather; closes with 2 leather covered buttons; Label: 1) Made in England; One World; This is a luxury care garment made from simulated fur fabric, Treat with care, Clean by furrier method, Do not brush, 1970-1979
 
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11970.188.1aDress: long; halter; evening dress; matching cape; halter fastens at the neck with two hook and eye closures; zipper in the back with hook and eye closure; round seam closure runs around the top, second seam closure runs around the front and back directly underneath the bust; worn with matching cape; synthetic chiffon; lime green Label: Jack Bryan - Lynda Talmadge, 1970-1979
 
11970.188.1bCape: worn over matching dress; shorter in the front; opening running down to the middle of the cape; hook and eye closure at the top , 1970-1979
 
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71970.170.3Gown: wedding; long; sheer; cream; short standing band collar with net and pearl details; floral embroidery on bodice and skirts with pearl accents; pearl details in the center of flowers have discolored to yellow; lace waistband; sheer see through sleeves with lace, pleats, and embroidered flowers; five buttons at cuffs; pleats at back with rain, 1970-1979
 
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1970.190.1Dress: long sleeve; floor length; maxi dress; top is knit in a ribbed pattern; waistband patch to match the hem of the skirt pattern; red with blue, white, and yellow Label: Pacemaker Jr. - Winnie Smith, 1970-1979
 
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1970.190.2Dress: cap-sleeve; maxi Label: arcade man strawberry patch, 1970-1979
 
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1970.190.3Dress: black; lace over camel; party; capped short sleeves; scooped back with buttons; black sash with a bow in the back; ruffle hem; skirt part is double lined Label: designed by Bill Blass Used by Carroll Smith Offen, Donor's Grandmother in Atlanta, GA, 1970-1979
 
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1970.191.4Dress: cap-sleeve; long gown; empire waist; sash that ties in the back; paisley pattern with butterflies and floral detail; silver zipper in the back that extends to the center of the suit; synthetic; lime green; made from a Lilly Pulitzer pattern, 1970-1979
 
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1970.197.12Dress: gold; satin; embroidered flower design; cap sleeves; floor length; zipper down back, 1970-1979
 
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81970.197.16Pants: floor length; white; pleated; gaucho; pleats run down the length of the garment; white metal zipper and 2 metal hook and eyes in back for closure; white fabric hanger hooks inside; silk Label: Bill Blass Size 10 - altered to Size 4, 1970-1979
 
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1970.197.21Gown: floor length; white; night gown; silk; cream lace trim; sleeveless; pleated; string closing inside; lace work consists of flowers and leaves; white lining, 1970-1979
 
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1970.197.32Jacket: woven; sailor collar; gathered sleeve hems with 2 1/2 cuffs; one double button (mother of pearl) closures; opening lining; additional button sewn inside; cotton Label: Yves Saint Laurent (vive gauche/Paris) Size 40, Made in France, 1970-1979
 
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1970.197.57abDress: gold; full length; silk skirt; knit bodice; satin Peter Pan collar; brown snakeskin belt; zipper closure at back top Label: Yves Saint Laurent , 1970-1979
 
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91970.197.58Scarf: chartreuse green; satin; wrap; heavy, 1970-1979
 
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1970.197.59Blouse: cream; front bib; bib, collar, and sleeves trimmed with pleats; cuffs gathered with elastic; six cream-colored buttons on front; pearl; 100% soie Label: Chloe (Made in France) Imported expressly for Rich's Regency shop, Size 40, 1970-1979
 
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91970.197.6Shawl: camel colored; cashmere; shawl, 1970-1979
 
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81970.197.60Skirt: black; floor-length; black lining; two in-seam pockets; two black, metal hook and eye closures in back; black metal zipper closure in back; black curtain hanger hooks inside; slit from the bottom left side Label: Chloe, Made in France, expressly for Rich's, 1970-1979
 
81970.197.8Pants: palazzo; off white; 2 buttons in front; acetate and rayon label: Yves Saint Laurent , 1970-1979
 
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1970.197.9Blazer: sequined; plaid; 2 front pockets; 4 black buttons; polyester; red with yellow Label: Blassport - Montgomery Family, 1970-1979
 
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71970.201.1Dress: wedding; 4 piece; bead embroidery; lace and other trimmings; 4 pieces: dress, train, underskirt, veil with crown; Off white/cream, 1970-1979
 
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1970.204.19Suit: 3 piece; floral design with yellow, blue and light pink; gold threading stripes; holographic rhinestone beading trims jacket and cuffs; jacket is floor length Label: Malcom Starr Donated by: M. Smith Griffith, 1970-1979
 
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1970.204.24Jumpsuit: 3 piece ensemble with a jacket, jumpsuit and belt; black velvet with beads and sequins in horizontal striped pattern label: Malcom Starr Donated by: M. Smith Griffith, 1970-1979
 
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1970.204.49abPantsuit: a) Jacket: tan; cotton; khaki-like; notched lapel; tapered waist with belt loops for a tie in front; 2 breast pockets; front and pockets have tortoiseshell buttons Label: Emanuel, Emanuel Ungaro, Made in China b) Pants: matching tan; tapered; pleating at waistline; zipper and button front closure; cotton, 1970-1979
 
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1970.204.52Dress: long; red; polyester; thick gold belt that ties at waist; flowing; butterfly sleeves; ruffle down side; zipper down the back, 1970-1979
 
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1970.204.54abDress: a) Dress: off-white; see-through; elaborate organic pattern woven throughout; long off-white fringe at the bottom hem; thick waistband with drawstring; sleeveless; slight v-neck b) shawl: off-white; same organic woven pattern; long off-white fringe, 1970-1979
 
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1970.204.7Dress: short sleeve; long; black; fur cuffs on sleeve and belt Label: Oscar de la Renta boutique 1974 Donated by: M. Smith Griffin, 1970-1979
 
1970.204.7Short sleeve, long, black dress with fur cuffs on sleeve and belt. Label: Oscar de la Renta boutique , 1974
 
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1970.214.1Gown: long sleeve; pink rose; night gown; lace and very small tucks around neckline; lace at the hem of sleeves; fasten at front with buttons; high neckline; silk, 1970-1979
 
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1970.26.1Dress: yellow; polyester knit; white binding at the center front through to the halter straps; empire waist; white straps to tie into a bow at center front; mini-length Label: Miami Originals, 1970-1979
 
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81970.27.5Shorts: blue; cotton; jean; cut off shorts; frayed; cut-off; some patches; denim; twill weave Label: Levis Used by: Jeri Roberts in Athens GA, 1974
 
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101970.34.28aDress: polyester; chantung; shirt waist; long sleeves; lined skirt and belt; pink, blue, and white floral design; matching covered buttons; rounded shirt style collar Used by: Mrs. Thelma Jennings Hotchkiss to her daughter's wedding, 1973
 
101970.34.28bVest: sheer; polyester organza; full length; slits up the side; open in front; shining hot pink Used by: Mrs. Thelma Jennings Hotchkiss to her daughter's wedding, 1973
 
101970.34.28cBelt: polyester chantung; floral Used by: Mrs. Thelma Jennings Hotchkiss to her daughter's wedding, 1973
 
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1970.34.29abDress: polyester; lavender; textured double knit; full length; four gores; long kimono sleeves; bateau neckline; lined with lightweight lavender polyester fabric; hem tape has purple and green floral design; belt Used by: Emily Quinn Pou at her marriage to John William Pou, 1973
 
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1970.34.30Dress: pale blue; polyester organza; pink, yellow, lavender, white and green floral design; floor length; zips down back; body of dress lined with pale blue acetate; scoop neckline; collarless; skirt gathers on each side in the front and pleats in the back; narrow belt that ties in bow in back; sleeves are flounce with exaggerated butterfly cuff Used by: Emily Quinn Pou, 1973
 
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1970.48.25Dress: thick; tan; tan lining; pattern of small circle designs in white; peter pan collar; zips down the back; 2 large pleats in front skirt, 1970-1979
 
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1970.67.14abDress: yellow on white dotted; Swiss; long pants dress; sleeveless; small Nehru collar; zips in back; natural waistline; full pants gathered into the waist; bodice and lined with white fabric (cotton blend); yellow belt, covered with chiffon Used by: Maureen Farrele for spring formal dance; made by Mareen Farrele, 1971
 
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1970.67.15Jumper: wool/cotton; miniskirt; green, blue, yellow, and white plaid; short; sleeveless; low, round neckline, higher in the front; lined in a green cotton blend; fastens in the back with zipper; made by donor for Make It Yourself Wool Contest Used by: Maureen Farrele for spring formal dance, 1971
 
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1970.67.53Dress: white; sequined; sleeveless; low rounded neckline; silver sequins at bodice in organic line design over white fabric base; high and wide waist sash from just under bust to waistline, fitted; flared white chiffon skirt to knees with wide scalloped hem with lettuce edging, 1970-1979
 
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121970.71.57aJacket: kelly green; suit; white buttons; 2 pockets; Butcher linen Used by: Mrs. Davison in Athens GA, 1970-1979
 
121970.71.57bSkirt: kelly green; suit; large pleat on front; butcher linen Used by: Mrs. Davison in Athens GA, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.102Dress: beige; long sleeves; tiny lace ruffle trimming on neckline, hem, and sleeves; elastic waist Label: Bill Blass Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.104abDress: long; silver; sparkle; rhinestone buttons down the front; shawl in same material Label:Teal Traina New York, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.16Dress: long; white; large black polka dots; peplum waist; long, puffed sleeves; small rounded collar; white strapless under bodice; plain weave; silk with silk lining Used by: Caroline Selig as evening wear, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.17Dress: silk; black and rust; paisley chiffon; metallic threads throughout; fully lined; just below knees; black fox trim on sleeves about 6 inches in width; matching tie for dress; plain weave Used by: Caroline Selig as cocktail dress, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.18Dress: cloque; silk; black; long; sheer silk fabric; skirt has 4 tiers; long, puffy sleeves with fitted cuff, gigot sleeves; lined bodice; folded over mandarin collar; heat crimp Label: John Anthony Used by: Caroline Selig as evening dress, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.19Dress: silk; chiffon; brown and white; python print; banded hem and scarf; matching belt; ostrich feathers at hem and on scarf Used by: Caroline Selig as cocktail dress Label: Adele Simpson, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.20Dress: black and white; silk; white bodice; ruffled neckline and hem of sleeves; long sleeves; black skirt with white print and small jacquard dots; faux crepe Label: Oscar de la Renta Used by: Caroline Selig as evening dress, 1975-1979
 
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81970.73.22Skirt: ivory; silk; taffeta; long; scalloped hem; lavender and ice blue embroidered flowers at bottom Label: Oscar de la Renta Used by: Caroline Selig as cocktail dress, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.23Dress: black and peach; lace; Chantilly lace; contrasting lining and underskirt of peach crepe de chine; lace overlay begins at a bateau neckline and covers short, set-in sleeves; tight bodice; extends through the full gathered tea length skirt that ends with a deep ruffle; back has low U neck that ends in closing of 5 buttons to the waistline Used by: Caroline Selig as cocktail dress, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.24abcDress: yellow, black, red, and burnt orange; velvet dots; multi-printed chiffon; full length; yellow, black, red, and burnt orange collar; feathers; belt is yellow, black, red, and burnt orange Label: Bill Blass Used by: Caroline Selig a) dress, b)collar, c)belt, 1971
 
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141970.73.25aJacket: black and white; suit: dotted palettes; pockets on each side, 1970-1979
 
141970.73.25bSkirt: black and white; dress; dotted palettes; 2 piece dinner suit; cardigan pockets; notched collar Label: Bill Blass Used by: Caroline Selig, 1974
 
141970.73.25cBlouse: black and white; dress; dotted palettes; 2 piece dinner suit; cardigan pockets Label: Bill Blass Used by: Caroline Selig, 1974
 
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1970.73.27Dress: light grey; evening; long detailed sleeves with full cuff; ruffled lace hem; V-neck; zipper back Label: Bill Blass Used by: Caroline Selig, 1974-1976
 
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1970.73.31Coat: tweed; hounds tooth; 2 pockets on front; slits in arms; bell sleeves; button closure Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.32Dress: coat; cape sleeves; beige; camel hair; patch pocket; collarless; button closure; pockets in front Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.33Coat: black; dinner; satin; collarless; V-neck; button front; low patch pockets; raglan sleeves Label: Bill Blass Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.34Coat: gold; metallic; leather; double breasted; evening coat; belt; side pockets Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.35Dress: tortoise shell; sequins; long sleeves; shaft; art-deco buttons at sleeves; mock turtleneck; zipper; back closure Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.36Gown: pink; 2 piece; long sleeves; self fringed hem; zipper back closure Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.37Gown: black; velvet; princess style; short front; long back; jet sleeves; bows; beading on sleeves; crinoline Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.38aDress: ombre; striped; kinkled; silk chiffon; blue to dark green; aqua to pink; full long sleeves; oval neck; scarf to match Label: Bill Blass Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.39Dress: black/beige; scooped, lace neck and bodice; V neck back; detailed black long sleeves; full black taffeta skirt; black lace ruffled hem Label: Bill Blass, 1974-1975
 
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1970.73.40Dress: pale beige; silk; taffeta; coat dress; zipper in front with eyelet Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.41Gown: ivory; silk; shantung; shirtwaist dinner; buttons down front; gathered waist; no collar Label: Donald Brooks Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.43Jacket: pink; cropped; short box length; princess seamline; 2 piece fitted sleeves; lined; black plastic buttons; trim around collar, down center front, around cuffs; working button cuffs; black braid decoration Label: Yves St. Laurent Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and NYC, 1974-1976
 
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81970.73.44Skirt: black; wool; tulip; gaberdine Label: Yves St. Laurent Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and NYC, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.45Dress: long; formal; gold brocade; full length sleeves with beads on edge; no cuffs; zipper back closure; beads around neckline; lined; self tie belt Label: I Magnin Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and NYC, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.46Jacket: red; sequin; wide lapels; notched lapels; patch pockets; covered buttons (2) closing at center front; double knit Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta, 1970-1979
 
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111970.73.62aJacket: brown; camel; suit; suede; bambee toggle buttons Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and NYC, 1970-1979
 
111970.73.62bSkirt: brown; camel; suit skirt; zipper closure; suede Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and NYC, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.63abDress: black; wool; 3 sections; button front; belt: tie Label: J. Tiktiner for Neiman Marcus Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and NYC, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.64Dress: grey; beaded; sash; slip; elastic at waist and wrist Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and NYC, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.65Dress: silk; 2 piece; elastic waist; kimono sleeves; boat neck; white with branch like pattern Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and NYC, 1970-1979
 
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91970.73.66Shawl: wool; multi-colored; shawl; tweed; brown and beige; fringe Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and NYC, 1970-1979
 
91970.73.67Shawl: wool; maroon/wine Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and Athens, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.68Dress: cotton; peasant top; straight skirt; knee length; elastic at waist, neck and wrist; black/white; floral print Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and NYC, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.69Sweater: cream; V-neck; long sleeve Label: Anne Klein Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and NYC, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.70Sweater: brown; cashmere; V-neck; pullover; long sleeves Label: Lord and Taylor Used by: Caroline Selig in Atlanta and NYC, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.71Gown: metalic gold sheer bodice; ruffle at high nickline; pink lining; embellished waist; metalic gold square details along skirt; a line; Label: Oscar De La Renta, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.72Sweater: maroon; cashmere; pull over; zippered back Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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91970.73.73Shawl: red; wool; silk trim Label: Nina Ricci Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.74Dress: beige; long; caftan-like; 3/4 sleeves; deep V neck; sash belt; split up the front; button at base of V-neck; wide cuffs Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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91970.73.75Shawl: white; voile; ruffled Label: Neiman Marcus Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.76Vest: beige; raw silk; 1 pocket; 5 front fasten buttons Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.77Dress: grey and white; striped; shirt dress; silk; gathered at waist; buttons down past waist Label: Oscar de la Renta Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.78Dress: brown and beige; bamboo print; shirt dress; long sleeves Label: Chanel Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.79Blouse: black; long, pointed lapel; long sleeves; button front; princess seams Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.80Dress: brown, grey, white; floor length; long sleeves; lounging dress; all over scale print Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.81Dress: green; silk; long sleeves; hidden front buttons; lounging dress; long pleated down back of dress; button at cuffs Label: Lord and Taylor (Teahouse) Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.82Coat: champagne; lounge coat; oriental inspired; long sleeves; snaps down front; belt included; yellow and cream print Label: Lord and Taylor (Teahouse) Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.83Dress: light brown; lounge; oriental design; long sleeves; frog closure down the front; zipper back closure Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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91970.73.84Scarf: black and white; abstract print; ring holder Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
91970.73.85Scarf: brown and white; chain print; ring holder Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
91970.73.86Belt: black and white cow print; faux fur; Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.87Coat: tweed and fleece; reversible; 2 patch pockets; no buttons; wraps; cream fleece; brown tweed Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.88Skirt: black, tan, cream; long maxi-length; tweed; trimmed at hem in rabbit fur Label: Bill Blass Used by: Caroline Selig, 1970-1979
 
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1970.74.103Dress: dark blue; chiffon; evening; deep V-neck; sheer long sleeves; chiffon sash; made by Miss Powell from Pucci Pattern (Vogue Pucci pattern included) Used by: Elizabeth Powell at a reception for Emillio Pucci when he gave a special grant to Demosthenian society in Athens GA on UGA Campus *Donor was classmate with Emillio Pucci when she was a student here in 1935-1936, 1970-1979
 
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1970.75.42Dress: Pakistani dress; worn over pants with a scarf; blue and white print skirt; multi-colored blue print bodice; 3/4 length full sleeves; bodice and sleeves trimmed with red/yellow bands edged with gold thread trim; center front of bodice embroidered with mirror work Used by: Naila Qureshi in daily wear, 1970-1979
 
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1970.93.106Blouse: cotton broadcloth; blue; long sleeve; pleated front; buttons up center front; sleeves are set in and fitted; lower sleeve is bishop shaped, fullness gathered into short cuffs Used by: Nicolette Tomarelli purchased in Bath, England, 1975
 
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1970.97.140Dress: peanut dress by Frankie Welch, 1970-1979
 
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1970.115.155Cape: tan; arm holes; green lining; collar; made by Kate Hendrick, 1970-1979
 
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1970.115.157Blouse: paisley; long sleeves; ties at neck and end of sleeves; 2 pockets Made by donor's Mother-Kate Hendrick, 1970-1979
 
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1970.0.5Shirt: blue and green; button up; rayon Label: Earth and Harmony, 1970-1979
 
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1970.0.16Shirt: wing collar; button down; 1 button round cuffs; nylon, qiana; mint green Label: DiLorenzo, 1970-1979
 
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41970.115.159Dress: blue; orange and pink flowers, 1970-1979
 
41970.115.160aba) Dress: tan; white lace; b) Belt, 1970-1979
 
41970.30.103Art object: countryside; house, 1970-1979
 
41970.30.104Art object: women's fashion; 1853, 1970-1979
 
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51970.234.1Veil: white; white flowers, 1970-1979
 
51970.234.2Dress: wedding; satin, 1970-1979
 
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1970.73.71zSweater: black; cardigan; cashmere; button closure up front; Worn by: Selig , 1970-1979
 
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1970.0.0zDress: black; sleeveless; flounce neckline; ruffle down side; 9 buttons closure down front right side; Label: Donald Brooks- Saks Fifth Avenue, 1970-1979