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Costume and Dress: Ethnic or Period Costumes

Costume skills courses include costume construction and fitting, fabric painting and fabric dyeing.

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The catalog searches for materials owned by the Tomlinson Library. You can do a title search for a specific book, ebook, media, etc., or a keyword search if you are looking for items on a particular topic. Or try a subject search based upon subjects you have already discovered in your searching.



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How to Find Ethnic or Period Costume Books

To look for ethnic costume books enter a search term such as costume and the name of a country.  A good search for this topic would be to enter costume and a country, such as Great Britain. Also possible search would be costume and "English" or "England". If you are looking for costume books from a particular period, try terms such as "18th century" or "20th century" etc. and the word costume. You can enter your search terms in the search box above, or at the library home page. For more detail see the "How to Find Books" tab

Selected Books on Ethnic or Period Costumes

Reference Librarian

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Jamie Walker
John U. Tomlinson Library, L226