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Type of Source: Picture from Date of Origin: 1920's Women's suffrage became a large issue in the 1920's to 30's. Women had to fight for their rights to vote and even to be classified as 'persons' In 1916 Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta gave women the provincial vote, later in 1917 Ontario and BC followed. In May of 1918 all Canadian women were granted the right to vote, except Quebec. Anderson, Doris. "Status of women." The Canadian Encyclopedia. 2/07/06.

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Hat - Black Straw Cloche hat 1920s Flapper Hat - Dorothy Parker

This amazingly gorgeous straw cloche hat is named in honor of Mrs. Parker. It is hand blocked out of black parasisol straw and its decor consists of


Lilian Gish, 1920 Lillian Diana Gish was an American stage, screen and television actress, director and writer whose film acting career spanned 75 years, from 1912 to 1987. Gish was called The First Lady of American Cinema


Six Flapper 1920s Headbands To Wear Again

Phyllis Haver 1928 - Haver auditioned for comedy producer Mack Sennett on a whim. Sennett hired her as one of his original Sennett Bathing Beauties. Within a few years, she appeared as a leading lady in two-reelers for Sennett Studios.


MOBO MOGA – meaning Modern Boy Modern Girl, refers to modern Japanese individuals in the 1930′s. Avant Garde, individualism were much celebrated in art, fashion and lifestyle. Much of this part of history was ignored both in Japan and the world because of the actual horrors of the war immediately followed.


Vintage Hat Styles for Fall/Winter

Love the bow detail on this aptly named 'Cinema Style' cloche hat from Modcloth!


Dirty Fabulous: 1920's Flapper Fashion and the Modern Uptake!

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eTUTORIAL Le Manchette Art Deco

Art Déco (/ˌɑːrt ˈdɛkoʊ/), also known as Style Moderne, is a style of visual arts, architecture and design that first appeared in France just before World War I. It became popular in the 1920s and 1930s and influenced the design of buildings, iewelry, furniture, cars, movie theatres, trains, ocean liners. It takes its name, short for Arts Décoratifs, from the Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes (International Exhibition of Modern Decorative and Industrial…


Burlesque Past and Present: The glamorous Dolly Sisters

The Great Gatsby | Rosika (Rose) and Jansci (Jenny) Deutsch, identical twins born 25 Oct 1892 in Hungary were likely Fitzgerald's inspirations for the "Girls in Yellow." They became Broadway entertainers known worldwide after immigrating the to U.S. in 1905.