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Ration to Fashion

January 29, 2015

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.

For more information regarding this event:

Time: 7:00 pm

Contact: Roy Garrett Phone: (785) 587-2726 Website:
Flint Hills Discovery Center
315 S 3rd Street
Manhattan, KS 66502-6205
United States
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