Includes the original tear sheets as they appeared in the Washington Post, Washington Star, Washington Star News, Evening Star and Daily News, and the Sunday Star and Daily News. The majority of the advertisements are of women's clothing. Other advertised items include lingerie, sleepwear, outerwear, jewelry, cosmetics, perfume, shoes, and children's clothing. These originals are fragile and the materials in subseries 1.3 should be used for research. Materials are arranged in chronological order.
The collection is open for research use. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves.
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use. All duplication requests must by reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff.
Ming-Ju Sun Garfinckel's Fashion Drawings, 1972-2002, undated, Archives Center, National Museum of American History