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Humanities Salon - Honoring Ann Lowe, Fashion Designer

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Title

Humanities Salon - Honoring Ann Lowe, Fashion Designer

Subject

History
Art
Fashion design
African American--History.

Description

This episode of Humanities Salon was presented in conjunction with the Black Fashion Museum on June 23, 2002. Ann Lowe was a prominent African American clothing designer and seamstress who produced gowns for movie stars, royalty, and first lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy.

The program was moderated by Smithsonian curator emeritus Edith Mayo, and features guest speakers Carol R. Gibbs, historian and author; Robin Givhan, Washington Post fashion editor; and Linda Ann Dixon, great granddaughter of Ann Lowe.

Creator

Humanities Council of Washington, DC
Black Fashion Museum

Source

Program - Humanities Salon

Publisher

Humanities Council of Washington, DC

Date

2002

Contributor

Bailey, Joyce

Rights

Copyright Humanities Council of Washington, DC 2002

Format

VHS
.mpg

Language

English

Type

Video

Identifier

02.P.2002
378
379
26

Coverage

Ward 1
Cardozo
U Street
Washington, DC

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Original Format

VHS
DVCAM

Duration

01:11:03

Compression

.mpg

Producer

Humanities Council of Washington, DC