Fashion from 1860-1960
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Reblogged from zombiebex  10 notes
zombiebex:

Title: The sky is now her limit / Bushnell. Date Created/Published: 1920 Oct.Summary: Cartoon showing a woman carrying buckets on a yoke, looking up at ladder ascending up to the sky, bottom rungs labeled ‘Slavery,’ ‘House Drudgery,’ and ‘Shop Work.’ Top rungs labeled ‘Equal Suffrage,’ ‘Wage Equity,’ and ‘Presidency.’ Notes: Illus. in: New York times current history; a monthly magazine. New York : New York times company, 1920 October, p. 142.Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women’s history and culture in the United States / edited by Sheridan Harvey … [et al.]. Washington : Library of Congress, 2001, p. 8.

zombiebex:

Title: The sky is now her limit / Bushnell. 
Date Created/Published: 1920 Oct.
Summary: Cartoon showing a woman carrying buckets on a yoke, looking up at ladder ascending up to the sky, bottom rungs labeled ‘Slavery,’ ‘House Drudgery,’ and ‘Shop Work.’ Top rungs labeled ‘Equal Suffrage,’ ‘Wage Equity,’ and ‘Presidency.’ 
Notes: 
Illus. in: New York times current history; a monthly magazine. New York : New York times company, 1920 October, p. 142.
Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women’s history and culture in the United States / edited by Sheridan Harvey … [et al.]. Washington : Library of Congress, 2001, p. 8.

Reblogged from omgthatdress  247 notes

SO um apparently Tom Hiddleston is going to be in a nother period movie

omgthatdress:

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At first I was like

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1840s maybe 1850s, a little too *goth* but not so inaccurate I can’t deal with it.

And then I saw the other costumes

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1900s Gibson Girl with an Elsa Schiaparelli belt this movie might as well be title HAHAHAHAHAHAHA FUCK YOU OMGTD.  The rest of this movie could be fucking flawless but I will never be able to enjoy it because I’ll be picking apart every little inaccurate costume detail.