Anna and Laura Tirocchi managed A. & L. Tirocchi Gowns in Providence, Rhode Island from 1915 until 1947. The collection includes approximately 200 items of correspondence from clients, employees, and personal friends of Anna Tirocchi; records of...
Businesswomen; Dressmakers; Employment; Fashion design; Immigrants; Italian American women; Sisters; Women consumers
This online exhibit features sections on "19th Century Style," "Full Circle of Life," "Indigenous Innovation," "Forming Cultural Identity," "Dancing in Beauty," and "The Powwow World." The exhibit includes video clips of contemporary Native women...
Clothing and dress; Indian women -- North America
United States -- Colorado; United States -- Montana; United States -- North Dakota; United States -- Oklahoma; United States -- South Dakota
This companion site to an exhibition in 1997 groups primary sources under themes such as patriotism, war work, spies, religion, and education. The "Griefs and Anxieties" section includes a letter from 1862 that informs a South Carolina woman of...
Civil War, 1861-1865; Women
United States -- Virginia
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