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Drama: DRAMA 280A - Corsetry

Starting points for research in drama


Corsets. bustles, paniers, petticoats, chemises, oh my! Don't get flustered, y'all, the library is here to help! From databases of clothing patterns to rare 19th century books in Special Collections, there are a plethora of materials to enable you to better understand the history of clothing understructures, how they've evolved throughout time, all with lots of pictures to inspire your own designs.