University of Washington Home Economics Department, Textile Photograph Collection, circa 1930-1949  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
University of Washington. Home Economics Department
Title
University of Washington Home Economics Department, Textile Photograph Collection
Dates
circa 1930-1949 (inclusive)
Quantity
25 photographs (1 folder)
Collection Number
PH2017-012
Summary
Photographs of ethnic costumes and textiles mainly from European and Balkan countries, possibly collected by University of Washington Home Economics professor Blanche Payne
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Originally founded as the Home Economics Department in 1909, the School of Home Economics was created in 1935. The name was changed to the School of Nutritional Sciences and Textiles in 1977. The school stopped accepting new students in 1982 and terminated in 1984.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Photographs of ethnic costumes and textiles mainly from European and Balkan countries such as Croatia. Most of the photographs were possibly made or collected by Blanche Payne during the period when the name of the department was the Home Economics Department (pre-1935).

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Restrictions on Use

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Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Clothing and dress--Balkan Peninsula--Photographs
  • Clothing and dress--Croatia--Photographs
  • Clothing and dress--Europe--Photographs
  • Corporate Names :
  • University of Washington. School of Home Economics--Archives
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographs

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)