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    • Counterfeit corn ear, 1945

    • Iowa State University; University Library; students
    • Iowa State College students Virginia Smith (left), West Liberty, and Electa Groszkruger, Belle Plaine. examine the famous ""counterfeit"" corn ear. Smith is a home economics senior, and Miss Groszkruger a sophomore in home economics education.
    • Kansas City to Baton Rouge part 1

    • Elwood, P. H. (Philip Homer), b. 1884 ; Parks -- Kansas -- Kansas City ; Gardens -- Kansas -- Kansas City ; Architecture, Domestic -- Kansas -- Kansas City ; Kansas City (Kan.) -- Description and travel ; Kansas City (Mo.) -- Description and travel...
    • Iowa State College landscape architecture professor Philip Elwood takes students on a tour of the southern and eastern United States in 1931. The first stop is Kansas City where they visit the War Memorial, the country club section where they see...
    • Evening Dress and Dinner Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Evening Dress and Dinner Dress, demonstrating widened shoulders and lower necklines, with a sheer shirred bodice and decorative suspender overlay of fabric. Sleeves are puffed leg-of-mutton, somewhat see-through and sheer and cuffed wrists. The...
    • Carriage Dress, Dinner Dress, and Opera Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Carriage Dress, Dinner Dress, and Opera Dress. The Opera Dress offers a striped pattern, shirred bodice, puffy leg-of-mutton sleeves, and a belt emphasizing the waist. There is quite a bit of decorate detail, particular near the hem, and the dress...
    • Evening Full Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Evening Full Dresses showing off-shoulder bodices, empire waists, and turbaned hats with feathers (published by John Bell for La Belle Assemblee)
    • Morning Walking Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Morning Walking Dress, illustrating the Betsy collar (Elizabethan revival ruffle), headwear, shoes, redingote and muff (published for La Belle Assemblee by Mrs. Bell)
    • Autumnal Carriage Pelisse

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Autumnal Carriage Pelisse (also known as the redingote) and Bonnet, showing the influence of India in the shawl design and headwear (paisley), the Betsy collar (Elizabethan revival ruffle), and the high waist (published for La Belle Assemblee by...
    • French Carriage Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • French Carriage Dress, showing the importance of the pelisse (or redingote) and the Betsy collar (Elizabethan revival ruffle) (published for La Belle Assemblee)
    • Evening Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Evening Dress, with tight and square bodice, short and fitted sleeves, decorated with piping. The dress is cinched at the waist and has a small flounce in the back. The lady is wearing a Grecian head piece, wearing gloves, and carrying a small...
    • Full Evening Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Full Evening Dress showing piping along the bodice, skirt, and slight leg of mutton sleeves, with attached lace cape; feathers in the Grecian styled hair (published by John Bell for La Belle Assemblee)
    • Evening Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Evening Dress, illustrating widening shoulders with a decorated bodice, descending waistline marked by ribbon or cummerbund, the emphasis of decoration on the lower hem, with gloves and purse (published for La Belle Assemblee)
    • Walking Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Walking Dress, illustrating the use of plaid in cotton/silk fabrics, a higher neckline, shirred bodice, the dropping waist emphasized by a belt, and the emphasis of decoration on the lower hem (published for La Belle Assemblee)
    • Fashions for July

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Fashions for July showing 2 full dresses, 7 bonnets and a partial dress. The dresses have Bertha collars; long, full sleeves (2 with ruffles around upper arm), gloves, fitted bodices with narrow waistlines; and long, full skirts. The bonnets are...
    • Day dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Two day dresses both with fitted jackets with lace trim, full skirts, and lace caps with flowers and ribbons. Left dress has jacket flairing out over the hips, a lace collar and chemise, and pagoda sleeves with lace trim. Right dress has a matching...
    • Walking Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Walking Dress, illustrating the Spencer jacket, the Betsy collar (Elizabethan revival ruffle), oversized muff, the emphasis on the lower hem decoration, and the cut-out sleeve with fur applique (matching the muff) (published for La Belle Assemblee...
    • French Dinner Party Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • French Dinner Party Dress, showing the high waist, bonnet framing the face, the emphasis of decoration on the lower hem, and the 2 part sleeve (marmeluke/leg-of-mutton) (published for La Belle Assemblee)
    • Morning Walking Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Morning Walking Dress, illustrating the Betsy collar (Elizabethan revival ruffle),headwear, shoes, redingote and muff (published for La Belle Assemblee by Mrs. Bell)
    • Day dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Two day dresses both with jewel necklines trimmed with lace, fitted bodices, 3/4 length pagoda sleeves with lace and ruffle edges, small waistlines, and full skirts. The right dress has a jacket style bodice, a plain skirt, and a matching bonnet....
    • Fashions for March

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Fashions for March, showing lace 2 full dresses and 3 partial views. Both dresses have fitted bodices, narrow waistlines; long, full skirts, and lace caps. Left dress has an attached lace wrap tied in front and lace edged 3/4 length sleeves; Right...

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