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Ancient Egypt Lessons
A woman in Clapham (south London) waters vegetables planted on the roof of her Anderson shelter in the garden.
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Evening dress 1807-1811 Machine made silk net, embroidered with chenille thread, with silk ribbon, hand-sewn
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Station on the London Underground. The random thing that always strikes me about Underground platforms is you can arrive on it and it will be empty, and within a few seconds be teeming with life
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Adam Robertson Likes
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Native Americans, in the way of industrialization, as are all people, animals…
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My Native identity isn't your plaything. Stop with the mascots and 'pocahotties'
Anna May Wong, abandoning the white bias-cut satin gown of the 1930s with a white satin bias-cut jumpsuit. Too fabulous for words!
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from Giant Pants of the '30s
Images from the 1950s and later of Teddy boys and Rockabilly girls
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History worksheets and booklets
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Hardships of the Roman Soldiers
Princess Helena, 1861. In the Royal Collection. A beautifully detailed picture showing a black evening dress and tucker, as well as earrings and a pendant on a ribbon. [All probably mourning for Prince Albert.] Her hair is drawn back smoothly and rolled at the sides.
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Jane Austen's World blog - "Regency Fashion: The Muslin and Net Period" - research-based article on the rise in popularity of machine nets in evening gowns.
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Regency Fashion: The Muslin and Net Period