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Betty Williams Research Collection

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Title:Betty Williams Research Collection
Date range:1796-1995
Creator:Williams, Betty Vickery
Extent:29.5 linear feet
59 box(es)
Abstract: This collection was begun by Betty Vickery Williams (1931-1996) in 1974 and encompasses a portion of the material collected for research on the history of primarily western clothing fashions and accessories, tailoring and cutting, and documentation of commercial clothing patterns dating from the 18th to the 20th centuries.
Language of materials:English
Repository:University of Rhode Island Library, Special Collections and Archives Unit
Collection number:Mss. Gr. 213