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"Her Correspondence Is Dangerous": Women In The Fashion Trades Negotiating The Opportunities And Challenges Of Doing Business In The Chesapeake, 1766-75, Kaylan Michelle Stevenson Jan 2013

"Her Correspondence Is Dangerous": Women In The Fashion Trades Negotiating The Opportunities And Challenges Of Doing Business In The Chesapeake, 1766-75, Kaylan Michelle Stevenson

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


"By Measures Taken Of Men": Clothing The Classes In William Carlin's Alexandria, Katherine Eileen Egner Jan 2011

"By Measures Taken Of Men": Clothing The Classes In William Carlin's Alexandria, Katherine Eileen Egner

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Pamunkey Pottery And Cultural Persistence, Ashley Atkins Jan 2009

Pamunkey Pottery And Cultural Persistence, Ashley Atkins

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Jeffersons At Shadwell: The Social And Material World Of A Virginia Family, Susan A. Kern Jan 2005

The Jeffersons At Shadwell: The Social And Material World Of A Virginia Family, Susan A. Kern

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From the 1730s through the 1770s Shadwell was home to Jane and Peter Jefferson, their eight children, over sixty slaves owned by them, and numerous hired workers. Archaeological and documentary evidence reveals much about Thomas Jefferson's boyhood home. Shadwell was a well-appointed gentry house at the center of a highly structured plantation landscape during a period of Piedmont settlement that scholars have traditionally classified as frontier. Yet the Jeffersons accommodated in their house, landscape, material goods, and behaviors the most up-to-date expectations of Virginia's elite tidewater culture. The material remnants of Shadwell raise questions about the character of ...


Fashion's Foes: Dress Reform From 1850-1900, Elizabeth A. Komski Jan 2001

Fashion's Foes: Dress Reform From 1850-1900, Elizabeth A. Komski

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

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Mysterious Messages: Masonic Imagery In Baltimore Album Quilts, Anne Bayne Battaile Jan 2000

Mysterious Messages: Masonic Imagery In Baltimore Album Quilts, Anne Bayne Battaile

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Plaids And Broadswords Of The Altamaha, Robert K. Weber Jan 1998

Plaids And Broadswords Of The Altamaha, Robert K. Weber

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Sugar Chests In Middle Tennessee, 1800-1835, Anne Shelton Mcpherson Jan 1996

Sugar Chests In Middle Tennessee, 1800-1835, Anne Shelton Mcpherson

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


All Sorts Of China Ware Large, Noble And Rich Chinese Bowls: Eighteenth-Century Chinese Export Porcelain In Virginia, David Andrew Madsen Jan 1995

All Sorts Of China Ware Large, Noble And Rich Chinese Bowls: Eighteenth-Century Chinese Export Porcelain In Virginia, David Andrew Madsen

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

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Tobacco And Cloth: A Century Of Virginia Clothing Acquisition 1607-1707, Barbara Anne Curran Jan 1994

Tobacco And Cloth: A Century Of Virginia Clothing Acquisition 1607-1707, Barbara Anne Curran

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

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African-American Influence On The Chesapeake Bay Log Canoe: Evidence From Nineteenth Century Probate Inventories And Population Census Records Of York County, Virginia And Worcester County, Maryland, Albert James M. Mamary Jan 1994

African-American Influence On The Chesapeake Bay Log Canoe: Evidence From Nineteenth Century Probate Inventories And Population Census Records Of York County, Virginia And Worcester County, Maryland, Albert James M. Mamary

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Dressing Behavior In Eighteenth Century Virginia 1740-1800, Joanna Margaret Masters Jan 1993

Dressing Behavior In Eighteenth Century Virginia 1740-1800, Joanna Margaret Masters

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


A Cultural Analysis Of Furniture-Making In Petersburg, Virginia, 1760-1820, Johnathan Prown Jan 1993

A Cultural Analysis Of Furniture-Making In Petersburg, Virginia, 1760-1820, Johnathan Prown

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Natural Hair Styling: A Symbol And Function Of African-American Women's Self-Creation, Juliette Bowles Jan 1990

Natural Hair Styling: A Symbol And Function Of African-American Women's Self-Creation, Juliette Bowles

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Morphological Variability In Late Seventeenth And Early Eighteenth-Century English Wine Bottles, William E. Pittman Jan 1990

Morphological Variability In Late Seventeenth And Early Eighteenth-Century English Wine Bottles, William E. Pittman

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


"I Would Not Begrudge To Give A Few Pounds More": Elite Consumer Choices In The Chesapeake, 1720-1785 The Calvert House Ceramic Assemblage, Steven Edward Patrick Jan 1990

"I Would Not Begrudge To Give A Few Pounds More": Elite Consumer Choices In The Chesapeake, 1720-1785 The Calvert House Ceramic Assemblage, Steven Edward Patrick

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Prescription And Practice: A Comparison Of Child-Care Manuals, Fashion Journals And Mail-Order Catalogues On The Subject Of Children's Dress 1875-1900, Christina Jean Bates Jan 1989

Prescription And Practice: A Comparison Of Child-Care Manuals, Fashion Journals And Mail-Order Catalogues On The Subject Of Children's Dress 1875-1900, Christina Jean Bates

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Delftware Chronology: A New Approach To Dating English Tin-Glazed Ceramics, Ellen Shlasko Jan 1989

Delftware Chronology: A New Approach To Dating English Tin-Glazed Ceramics, Ellen Shlasko

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Cabinetmakers And Related Tradesmen In Norfolk, Virginia: 1770-1820, Ronald Leroy Hurst Jan 1989

Cabinetmakers And Related Tradesmen In Norfolk, Virginia: 1770-1820, Ronald Leroy Hurst

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Fate Of The Cabinetmaking Trade In Williamsburg, Virginia In The Post-Revolutionary Period, Linda A. Hildreth Jan 1988

The Fate Of The Cabinetmaking Trade In Williamsburg, Virginia In The Post-Revolutionary Period, Linda A. Hildreth

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


A Structural And Functional Analysis Of Eighteenth Century Buttons, Stephen Hinks Jan 1988

A Structural And Functional Analysis Of Eighteenth Century Buttons, Stephen Hinks

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Ceramics From The Franklin Glassworks: Acquisition Patterns And Economic Stress, Meredith Campbell Moodey Jan 1988

Ceramics From The Franklin Glassworks: Acquisition Patterns And Economic Stress, Meredith Campbell Moodey

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Perception Of Clothing And Situational Formality And Their Relationship To Public And Private Self-Consciousness, Susan Mozley Harris Jan 1982

The Perception Of Clothing And Situational Formality And Their Relationship To Public And Private Self-Consciousness, Susan Mozley Harris

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Millinery And Milliners In Colonial Virginia, 1750-1780, Patricia Ann Hurdle Jan 1970

Millinery And Milliners In Colonial Virginia, 1750-1780, Patricia Ann Hurdle

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Wearing Apparel Of The Women Of Westmoreland County, Virginia, 1700-1775, Nancy Lou Oberseider Jan 1966

The Wearing Apparel Of The Women Of Westmoreland County, Virginia, 1700-1775, Nancy Lou Oberseider

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Colonial Dining Equipage And Furnishings As Revealed In Isle Of Wight County Records, 1743-1752, Mary Lee Glenn Jan 1965

Colonial Dining Equipage And Furnishings As Revealed In Isle Of Wight County Records, 1743-1752, Mary Lee Glenn

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.