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FASHION REPORTS IN A WEEKLY NEWSPAPER – 1855 TO 1914

During the second half of the 19th century fashion magazines for women increased in number, whether adorned with coloured plates or illustrated in black-and-white, so that those interested could keep up with the latest news. 1,129 more words

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TEXTILE OBSERVATIONS FROM AN 1841 PLAN OF WHITBY

Maps and plans can often be valuable and informative primary sources for textile history research. This plan by Francis Pickernell over the coastal town of Whitby printed in 1841 is such an example, with its accompanying illustrative pictures. 985 more words

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