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THEA 653: Costume History

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Some Suggested Subject Headings for Costume Information

 

Clothing and dress
Search Also Under: subdivision Clothing under names of individual persons and under classes of persons and ethnic groups

Note:
Here are entered works on the utilitarian aspects of clothing, including works on how to dress. Works on clothing treated as an artistic object, as well as works on clothing created for the stage, screen, or special events, are entered under Costume.

Narrower Term:  Breechcloths
Narrower Term:  Buttons
Narrower Term:  Children's clothing
Narrower Term:  Coats
Narrower Term:  Collars
Narrower Term:  Costume
Narrower Term:  Dress accessories
Narrower Term:  Footwear
Narrower Term:  Fur garments
Narrower Term:  Gloves
Narrower Term:  Headgear
Narrower Term:  Hosiery
Narrower Term:  Islamic clothing and dress
Narrower Term:  Kimonos
Narrower Term:  Men's clothing
Narrower Term:  Millinery
Narrower Term:  Pants
Narrower Term:  Protective clothing
Narrower Term:  Riding habit
Narrower Term:  Shawls
Narrower Term:  Sport clothes
Narrower Term:  Suits (Clothing)
Narrower Term:  Sweaters
Narrower Term:  Tailoring
Narrower Term:  Underwear
Narrower Term:  Uniforms
Narrower Term:  Vests
Narrower Term:  Vintage clothing

See Also:  Fashion

 

Costume

Search Also Under: subdivision Clothing under names of individual persons and under classes of persons and ethnic groups; and individual articles of apparel

Note:
Here are entered works on clothing treated as an artistic object, as well as works on clothing created for the stage, screen, or special events. Works on the utilitarian aspects of clothing, including works on how to dress, are entered under Clothing and dress.

Narrower Term:  Academic costume
Narrower Term:  Children's costumes
Narrower Term:  Church vestments
Narrower Term:  Cosmetics
Narrower Term:  Dance costume
Narrower Term:  Ethnic costume
Narrower Term:  Masks
Narrower Term:  Theatrical makeup

More Specifically:
Costume—History (and time period)
Costume—United States (or other place)

 

Dress Accessories

Ethnic Costume

Men’s Clothing

Women's clothing
Narrower Term:  Dresses
Narrower Term:  Skirts
Narrower Term:  Sport clothes for women

Costume Reference

Architectural Reference

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