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The Construction and Maintenance of Class and Gender Roles

Michaele Thurgood Haynes

Michaele Thurgood Haynes The Witte Museum,San Antonio, Texas Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dressing Up Debutantes : Pageantry and Glitz in Texas

Berg, 1998

Book chapter

...When Duchess Margaret started down the long runway, she was actually completing a journey begun when her grandmother made her court bow long before Margaret was born. How did Margaret, and her female relatives before her, get to be royalty,...

“Catching the Light” in the Royal Robes

Michaele Thurgood Haynes

Michaele Thurgood Haynes The Witte Museum,San Antonio, Texas Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dressing Up Debutantes : Pageantry and Glitz in Texas

Berg, 1998

Book chapter

...In summarizing the elaborately designed and decorated clothing worn in the debutante pageants of Laredo, Tyler, and San Antonio, columnist Molly Ivins, asserting that she did know fabulous when she sees it, commented, “Texas debutantes...

The History of San Antonio and Fiesta

Michaele Thurgood Haynes

Michaele Thurgood Haynes The Witte Museum,San Antonio, Texas Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dressing Up Debutantes : Pageantry and Glitz in Texas

Berg, 1998

Book chapter

...The Order of the Alamo’s Coronation was established to create monarchs to reign over Spring Carnival, the original version of the city-wide celebration now known as Fiesta San Antonio. In 1891 the Battle of Flowers parade was staged...

An Introduction to San Antonio’s Coronation

Michaele Thurgood Haynes

Michaele Thurgood Haynes The Witte Museum,San Antonio, Texas Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dressing Up Debutantes : Pageantry and Glitz in Texas

Berg, 1998

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...A young woman wearing an ornately trimmed velvet gown and a twelve-foot-long train, embellished with hundreds of glass stones and beads, appears at the back of a large auditorium. She is helped onto the long raised runway by two older men...

Judgements and Justifications

Michaele Thurgood Haynes

Michaele Thurgood Haynes The Witte Museum,San Antonio, Texas Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dressing Up Debutantes : Pageantry and Glitz in Texas

Berg, 1998

Book chapter

...The elaborate Coronation gowns of Duchess Margaret and her friends are displayed on mannequins in the mall and in the museum and are worn through the streets of San Antonio in the Battle of Flowers parade. The local newspapers carry...

Closet Tales from a Turkish Cultural Center in the ‘Petro Metro’, Houston, Texas

Islamic Fashion and Anti-Fashion : New Perspectives from Europe and North America

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Book chapter

...Recent studies on American Muslim communities show that they constitute the single most diverse religious group in the United States today (Younis 2009). Despite a sense of crisis amongst American Muslims and the increase in hate crimes...

Regional Differences in Dress and Fashion

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 3 : The United States and Canada

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...Fashion professionals believe that there are regional differences in dress and fashion trends in the United States and Canada. However, objective data are hard to find, as scholars have paid little attention to regional differences within...
...Learning Objectives Upon completion of this case, students should be able to: Investigate the planning required for adding new sizing to original designs. Identify future challenges for planning the resizing of the designs and possible...
...Learning Objectives Upon completion of this case, students should be able to: Examine inventory management plans for online and brick-and-mortar stores. Evaluate whether the inventory for an online store should be the same...