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Descriptive inventory for the Fashion Group of Chicago records, ca. 1948-1987

Fashion Group of Chicago records

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Descriptive inventory for the Fashion Group of Chicago records, ca. 1948-1987

Prepared by By Amanda Graczyk; ed. by Sarah Dorpinghaus and Natalie Stetson, 2010.
  
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Chicago History Museum, Research Center
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Collection Overview +/-

Title: Fashion Group of Chicago records, 1948-1987 (inclusive)
Creators: Fashion Group
Elizabeth Jachimowicz
Dates: 1948-1987 (inclusive)
Accession numbers: 1999.0118
M1982.0014
Bib number: 00065464
Call number: MSS Lot F
Size: 4.75 linear ft. (11 boxes)

Provenance statement:

Gift of Elizabeth Jachimowicz (accession #: 1999.0118) and Fashion Group of Chicago (accession #: M1982.0014).

Terms governing use:

All rights owned by the donor, including copyright, were deeded to Chicago Historical Society. Copyright may be retained by the creators of items, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law, unless otherwise noted.

Please cite this collection as:

Fashion Group of Chicago records (Chicago History Museum) plus a detailed description, date, and box/folder number of a specific item.

Collection Summary +/-

Administrative records, correspondence, financial material, reports, brochures, invitations, newspaper and magazine articles, photographs, and other records of The Fashion Group of Chicago, a local chapter of the international non-profit organization, The Fashion Group. Most materials relate to fashion shows, seminars, and other events hosted by the organization, including programs, advertisements, and press releases. The Fashion Group sought to promote high-end fashion and provide educational opportunities and resources for individuals interested in the fashion industry.

Biographical/Historical Note +/-

The Fashion Group of Chicago was a local chapter of the international non-profit organization The Fashion Group, which sought to promote high-end fashion and provide educational opportunities and resources for individuals interested in the fashion industry. The Fashion Group held seminars, fashion shows, and other events.

Catalog Subject Headings +/-

Subjects:
Clothing trade--Illinois--Chicago Region
Fashion designers--Illinois--Chicago--20th century
Organizations:
Fashion Group (Chicago, Ill.)--Archives
Genre/Form:
Correspondence
Financial records
Invitations
Minutes
Newspaper clippings
Photographic prints
Press releases
Programs
Speeches
Geographic:
Chicago (Ill.)--Commerce--20th century

Organization and Arrangement of Collection +/-

The collection is arranged in five series.

Click on heading to view series description.

Series 1. Administrative records, 1948-1985 (box 1-5)
Series 2. Correspondence, 1951-1987 (box 5-6)
Series 3. Event material, 1953-1986 (box 6-9)
Series 4. Newspaper and magazine articles, 1959-1981 (box 9-10)
Series 5. General material, 1950-1979 (box 10-11)

About This Finding Aid +/-

Creation: Finding aid encoded by Sarah Harris using Oxygen editor, 2016.
Language: Finding aid is written in English.
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