Cleveland Humanities Festival

Navigation + Search
Home / Events / Fashioning Maternity: Pregnancy, Breastfeeding, and Fashion in the Nineteenth Century

Fashioning Maternity: Pregnancy, Breastfeeding, and Fashion in the Nineteenth Century

Date: Tue. April 3rd, 2018, 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Location: Cleveland History Center, 10825 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106

Join Patty Edmonson, Museum Advisory Council Curator of Costume and Textiles, to explore the impact of pregnancy and breastfeeding on clothing. Period garments from the collection Western Reserve Historical Society’s collection illustrate the ways that women transformed their clothing and bodies in the 19th century.

This event is sponsored by the Western Reserve Historical Society’s Cleveland History Center and is free with admission to the Center.

Page last modified: February 7, 2018