Presented by Marla Day, Curator at Kansas State University's Textile Museum. During WWII, war restrictions on clothing led to the "Make Do & Mend" campaign. Learn how homemakers were encouraged to recycle clothing due to fabric shortages.
The event supports "Flint Hills Forces: The Shaping of Manhattan, Fort Riley and KSU, 1917-1963," a special exhibit at the Flint Hills Discovery Center.
Sponsored by: Flint Hills Discovery Center.
Funded project of Kansas Humanities Councils. Kansas Humanities Council is a nonprofit organization governed by a Board of Directors. Individual and corporate contributions, funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities, and funding from the State of Kansas supports our work.