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MARK TWAIN AND THOMAS HART BENTON: PICTURES, PROSE, AND SONG (2010)

State Historical Society of Missouri

Over 30 MHCTC artifacts were included in this collaborative exhibit at the State Historical Society of Missouri. Period garments included those with features similar to clothing in artwork by Missouri artists Mark Twain and Thomas Hart Benton. Students in the dress history course for Textile and Apparel Management assisted MHCTC staff with garment preparation, research and installation.

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Polyester Dress
Straw Hat
Girl's Leather Shoes
Cotton Bonnet
Wool Military Frock Coat
Leather Riding Boots

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