World War II Clothes Rationing and Fashion Innovations

Poquoson High School, Virginia history teacher Becky Morrison and social studies teacher Irene Winchester gave an illustrated talk about World… read more

Poquoson High School, Virginia history teacher Becky Morrison and social studies teacher Irene Winchester gave an illustrated talk about World War II and clothes rationing. They explored government restrictions on styles and colors, and its impact on innovations in fashion such as cork wedge heels, shorter hemlines, and glow in the dark buttons. Friends of the National World War II Memorial hosted this talk as a part of their annual teacher’s conference. close

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  • Thalia Ertman Public Education Officer Friends of the National World War II Memorial
  • Becky Morrison History Teacher Poquoson High School (Poquoson, VA)
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Program ID:
462816-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 11, 2019 | 4:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 23, 2019 | 4:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Aug 11, 2019 | 4:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 11, 2019 | 1:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 16, 2019 | 8:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 17, 2019 | 12:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 17, 2019 | 4:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 17, 2019 | 11:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 18, 2019 | 3:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 19, 2019 | 5:23am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2019 | 8:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2019 | 12:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2019 | 4:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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