Stitching Women: Unpicking Histories of Victorian Clothes

Richmond, Vivienne. 2015. Stitching Women: Unpicking Histories of Victorian Clothes. In: Hannah Greig; Jane Hamlett and Leonie Hannan, eds. Gender and Material Culture in Britain Since 1600. London: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 90-103. ISBN 9781137340641 [Book Section]

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Follows the research process by which a pair of Victorian drawers were used to uncover the history of their working-class maker. The chapter aims to aid students of modern history understand the merits and challenges of artefact-based research.

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