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: 2000-2009
Language(s): English
Extent: 72 item(s)
Collection Number: HCTC012
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, HCTC012, Historic Clothing and Textile Collection, College of Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1970.117.242000.117.22abDress: 2 piece dress and jacket from 2009 portrait A) Jacket: shoulder pads; 3/4 length sleeve; 100% silk; buttons at neck with square button B) Dress: sleeveless; zip closure in back label: Coldwater Creek, 2000-2009
1970.117.242000.117.26abPantsuit: sharkskin weave A) Suit jacket: 4 front flap pockets with collar; 3 navy buttons for closure; black lining B) Suit pants: button and zip closure at waist; cuffed pantsLabel: Jones New York, 2000-2009
2000.123.5Dress: magic dress developed by students in Charlie Gilbert's global sourcing class; made in US, 2000-2009
2000.149.30Shirt: red; cotton; T-shirt; FACS (College of Family and Consumer Sciences) University of Georgia logo on back Label: Ultra Hanes, 2000-2009
2000.187.2Skirt: black; fleece; wool; knee to ankle length; long black ribbbon on one side with a slight pleat and aysmmetry at the hem; slight slit at the back hem Label: Ann Demeulemeester, 2000-2009
2000.187.7Jacket: slightly translucent; cream; iridescent finish; black snap buttons; large rolled cuffs; 2 large side pockets Label: Babette San Francisco, 100% Nylon, Made in USA, 2000-2009
2000.203.3Dress: strapless; panelled; ties in front with ribbon; ribbed with raised dots on surface; has a slip; back zipper; large ribbon holes in front Label: Nanette Lepore, Size 4, 57% cotton, 43% polyester, lining: 100% acetate, 2000-2009
2000.203.5Blouse: pink; panelled construction; sleeveless; ribbon laced through top at chest; pleating below ribbon; back zipper; lined Label: Nanette Lepore, size 4, shell: 100% silk, lining: 94% polyester, 6% lycra, 2000-2009
2000.203.6Dress: A-line; shift dress; tan; black floral pattern; 3/4 length sleeves; flower panel hits at chest; sleeves tie at bottom Label: Diane von Furstenberg, Size 6, 100% silk, 2000-2009
2000.204.16Dress: long; red; maroon sheer overlay; empire waistline; sewn Chevron design; v neck, 2000-2009
2000.220.12abSuit: a) Jacket: 3 white metal buttons down front; light blue and white boucle; white fringe trim around edges of collar and sleeves b) Skirt Worn by Rosalyn Carter to Georgia senator Jason Carter's wedding in 2001 Label: St. John couture by Marie Gray, size 8, Made in USA, 2000-2009
2000.203.8Dress: Ella Moss; medium; striped; v-neck; orange, tan, cream, brown, 2000-2009
2000.187.7Jacket: cream; slighly translucent; iridescent; black snap buttons; large rolled cuffs; 2 side pockets; nylon; label - Babette San Francisco, 2000-2009
2000.203.9Dress: Ella Moss; small; color block; gray and green; cotton; cashmere, 2000-2009
2000.203.7Dress: tan; J.Crew; size 4; acetate lining; cap sleeve; gathers at waist; pleated skirt; zips in back; wool, 2000-2009
2000.203.1Dress: cream; lace; lace cap sleeves; middle Chinese knot closure at center; embroidery around neck and chest; plastic balls wrapped in lace hang from bottom; size 6; 95% cotton, 5% nylon Label: Nanette Lepore, 2000-2009
12000.199.51abPantsuit: pink; white polka dots, 2000-2009
12000.199.53abSweater: white; knit, 2000-2009
12000.199.55abShirt: tan; red checkered, 2000-2009
12000.199.56abApron: tan, 2000-2009
12000.199.57abSkirt: red; white; checkered, 2000-2009
12000.199.58Sweater: black, 2000-2009
12000.199.59abPants: black, 2000-2009
32000.199.21Shirt: green; design in front; fringe; princess cut top, 2000-2009
32000.199.22Skirt: short; pleated; coral, 2000-2009
32000.199.23aba) Skirt: multicolor; b) matching belt, 2000-2009
32000.199.24Shirt: black; red, 2000-2009
32000.199.25Top: corset-like; black, 2000-2009
32000.199.26Shirt: long sleeve; yellow; orange; green; brown, 2000-2009
32000.199.27Shirt: knit; mustard, 2000-2009
32000.199.28Skirt: brown; blue; red; stretchy, 2000-2009
32000.199.29Shirt: black; multicolor patchwork, 2000-2009
32000.199.30aba) Skirt: animal print; b) matching tie, 2000-2009
32000.199.31Dress: camoflage print, 2000-2009
32000.199.32Scarf: black; purple design, 2000-2009
32000.199.33Scarf: yellow; printed, 2000-2009
32000.199.34abSkirt: a) orange; cut out at bottom; b) belt; woven from trashbags , 2000-2009
32000.199.35abOutfit: a) green; striped; shirt; b) green; striped; skirt, 2000-2009
32000.199.36Skirt: pleated; pink; green; blue, 2000-2009
32000.199.37Skirt: brown, 2000-2009
32000.199.38Skirt: black; made from trashbag, 2000-2009
32000.199.39Skirt: dark green; red belt, 2000-2009
32000.199.41Shirt: multicolor, 2000-2009
32000.199.42Skirt: mustard; pleated, 2000-2009
32000.199.43aba) Skirt: camoflage; b) matching belt, 2000-2009
32000.199.44aba) Skirt: long; orange; b) belt made from woven trash bags, 2000-2009
32000.199.45Skirt: pencil; coral, 2000-2009
32000.199.46aba) Skirt: white; tan; blue; black; b) Belt: black; gold ring, 2000-2009
32000.199.50Scarf: white; knit, 2000-2009
32000.199.61Shirt: brown; mustard, 2000-2009
32000.199.62Shirt: red; white; checkered, 2000-2009
32000.199.63Skirt: blue; knit; woven trashbag accents, 2000-2009
32000.199.71Skirt: black; trashbag; stripes at bottom; white belt, 2000-2009
22000.199.10abOutfit: a) shirt: striped; pink; blue; green; b) matching belt, 2000-2009
22000.199.11Dress: black; white; checkered; pockets, 2000-2009
22000.199.12Dress: white; decorative bows, 2000-2009
22000.199.13Dress: green; light green accents; rip-stop nylon; handmade; tie around waist; collar, 2000-2009
22000.199.14Dress: black; velvet; sleeveless; rosette, 2000-2009
22000.199.15Dress: navy; white; rope straps, 2000-2009
22000.199.16Shirt: black; white and brown spots, 2000-2009
22000.199.17Skirt: black; drawstring; white and brown spots, 2000-2009
22000.199.18Dress: lace up sides; blue; white; gray, 2000-2009
22000.199.19Dress: green; black stripes made from trashbag, 2000-2009
22000.199.20Dress: teal; pink; purple; octopus designs, 2000-2009
22000.199.3Jacket: multicolor; woven; yarn, 2000-2009
22000.199.4Apron: tan; embroidered; quick-dry material, 2000-2009
22000.199.5Apron: salmon colored; ruffle, 2000-2009
22000.199.6Dress: red; white, 2000-2009
22000.199.7Pants: tan; quick dry, 2000-2009
22000.199.8Dress: green; straight across neckline; bows at waist; decoration at neckline, 2000-2009
22000.199.9Dress: green; camoflauge accents, 2000-2009

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