Francis Scott Key Lecture Series - Why We Wear What We Wear: The Legacy of Claire McCardell

Presented by Barbara Meger. The impact on today’s fashion by Maryland-born Claire McCardell is huge, but one which is unknown by most. We take for granted what we wear. Join Volunteer Curatorial Assistant Barbara Meger as she shares results of her research into the MdHS manuscript and fashion archives and reveals the depth of McCardell’s contribution.

Why We Wear What We Wear: The Legacy of Claire McCardell

Presented by Barbara Meger 

Volunteer Curatorial Assistant, Maryland Historical Society

The impact on today’s fashion by Maryland-born Claire McCardell is huge, but one which is unknown by most.  We take for granted what we wear.  Join Volunteer Curatorial Assistant Barbara Meger as she shares results of her research into the MdHS manuscript and fashion archives and reveals the depth of McCardell’s contribution.

 
October 3, 2019 6:00 PM   through   8:00 PM