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THEATER 6 - Costume Unit 1900 thru 1940's: 1910s

1910s Fashion

Pedestrians / Photo c.1910

Pedestrians / Photo C.1910. Photograph. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 16 Nov 2011.

Image Database

Britannica Image Quest 

The best place to search for images.

Search tip: use keywords "1910s fashion" and "1910s" to find a fascinating selection of images of people, places, events and artifacts.

*Be sure to cite the images you use. Copy the MLA citation on the lower right hand side.

Remote Access

To access databases and eBook articles outside of school you will need passwords.

To find them, go to the "Library, Middle School" teacher page. There you will find a list of online resources complete with links, usernames and passwords.

Click here to login to Teacher Pages.

Pop Culture Universe database

Pop Culture Universe  Begin your research here!

Select "Explore a Decade"

Go to "Introduction to the 1910s" for an overview of the decade

Click on the pull down menu next to "Articles" to find:

See "Media & Visuals"

See "Timeline"

Research Tip: Copy the source citation located at the bottom of each article you use

eBook Articles

Men's Fashion

Men and Children's Clothing   American Decades (eBook)

Women's Fashion

Fashion for Women   American Decades (eBook)

Fashion Overview

The 1910s: Fashion: Overview  American Decades (eBook)

Clothing 1900-18  Fashion, Costume and Culture (eBook)

Research Tip: Copy the source citation located at the bottom of each article you use.

Selected websites

Fashion History


  • Hair Archives   See "Victorian Hair" and scroll down to the Gibson Girl section