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Rayon's Introduction To U.S. Consumers, 1911-1924, Carmen Keist, Sara Kadolph, Sara Marcketti Apr 2012

Rayon's Introduction To U.S. Consumers, 1911-1924, Carmen Keist, Sara Kadolph, Sara Marcketti

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The article focuses on the introduction of Rayon in U.S. market. The term was coined by the National Retail Dry Goods Association in 1924. It was created in 1846 in Europe and the U.S. manufactured it in 1911. It was the first regenerated fiber and before its introduction, only cotton, linen, wool and silk were used in making clothes.


Textile Society Of America Newsletter 24:2 — Spring 2012, Textile Society Of America Apr 2012

Textile Society Of America Newsletter 24:2 — Spring 2012, Textile Society Of America

Textile Society of America Newsletters

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