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Debevoise Figure Forming Brassière.

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Debevoise Figure Forming Brassière.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- Underwear -- 1910s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1910
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-Und-191
Women -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1910-1919
Underwear -- 1910-1919
Lingerie -- 1910-1919
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Written on mount: "Oct. 15, 1910" Printed on border: "This clever garment combines style, comfort, health, economy." "50c $1.00 $1.50 and up at all good stores" "In every way superior to a corset-cover. Indispensable with the new low-bust corset. An ideal dress-foundation that delights every woman who puts it on." "100 styles for stout, medium and slender figures, 32 to 48 bust, open front or back, fine washable materials, elaborate trimming, daintiest workmanship, re-inforcing arm-shields, invisible boning." "Chas. R. Debevoise Co., 33 A, Union Square, New York" Includes additional text.

Source identifier: LHJ (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1642761
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17573111
Barcode : 33333159284161
UUID: 1c4de970-c54e-012f-4355-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1910: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Debevoise Figure Forming Brassière." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1910. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1f19-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Debevoise Figure Forming Brassière." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1f19-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1910). Debevoise Figure Forming Brassière. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1f19-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Debevoise Figure Forming Brassière.