42 items found relating to : Fashion
|Titanic Stories||TITANIC FASHION, AN EDWARDIAN MAKEOVER
26th August 2011
For first class passengers on board Titanic, status was everything....
|New York Times||FASHION DISPLAY AT PALACE
4th December 1917
Lady Duff-Gordon Appears far a War Charity---Herman Timberg --- A fashion display staged by Lady Duff-Gordon, and including that personage herself as an added attraction, was the mecca that drew an unusually large crowd to the Palace T...
|New York Times||AUTEUIL SOUNDS THE PANNIER'S DOOM
24th June 1912
Smart Display of Summer Fashions at Paris Race Course Shows Radical Style Changes --- NOVEL ROBESPIERRE GOWNS --- Immense Crowd Out to See the French Grand National---Americans Less Numerous Than Usual...
|EDITH ROSENBAUM IN 1910
|New York Times||THE CRINOLINE QUESTION
17th September 1911
THE CRINOLINE QUESTION --- Some Modistes Scout Idea of Suggested Revival---Others Like It --- Special Correspondence THE NEW YORK TIMES --- LONDON, Sept. 4---The question whether the crinolin...
|Women's Wear Daily||EDITH L. ROSENBAUM REPORTED HURT IN AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENT
22nd August 1911
A number of the daily papers this morning have the following press dispatch from Rouen, France: "Rouen, Monday: ? Miss Edith Rosenbaum, an American, was seriously injured today in an automobile accident while on her way to this city from Paris. A Ger...
|New York American||DEATH CLOSES CAREER OF LADY DUFF GORDON
22nd April 1935
Modiste Who "Dressed the Women of Three Generations" Once Had Shop in New York LONDON, April 21. - Lady Duff Gordon, for many years world celebrated as an arbiter of fashion, and a survivor of the sinking of the Titanic,...
|New York Times||JURY FREES MISS EDITH ROSENBAUM
29th March 1918
Miss Edith Rosenbaum, a fashion writer, was acquitted yesterday by a jury in Judge Mayer's Part of the Federal District Court of a charge of having failed to declare a number of evening gowns, which she brought here from France last June. The in...
|New York Times||SIR COSMO DUFF-GORDON
21st April 1931
Survivor of Titanic Disaster Dies in London at Age of 68 --- Special Cable to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- LONDON, April 20---Sir Cosmo Duff-Gordon, survivor of the Titanic disaster of 1912, died in London today at the age of 6...
|EDITH LOUISE ROSENBAUM RUSSELL (1879-1975)
Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on 12 June 1879, the fashion writer, consultant, importer, buyer and stylist Edith Louise Rosenbaum began her career abroad as a saleswoman in 1908 for the Maison Cheruit in the Place Vendome in Paris. Later she wrote for th...
|The Times||ANNIE ROBINSON ABOARD "GALATEA" IN 1913; CONVERSATION WITH KING AND QUEEN
12th July 1913
The spectacle on which their Majesties looked when they embarked on the Galatea, the dock port tender, was indeed unparalleled. There never has been such an assembly of merchant vessels in review order before. The mere statistics are asto...
|Daily Sketch||DEATH OF LUCILE
22nd April 1935
Page 1 Lucy, Lady Duff Gordon, famous as "Lucile," the fashion expert whose articles in the Daily Sketch were for years a notable and most popular feature has died in Putney. Her husband Sir Cosmo Duff Gordon, Bt., died in April four y...
|New York Times||EDITH RUSSELL OBITUARY
6th May 1975
Edith Russell, Writer, 98, Dead; Fled Titanic with Lucky Toy Pig...
|St. Annes on the Sea Express||LOCAL PASSENGERS
19th April 1912
There were at least three local residents on board the Titanic' Amongst the passengers was Mr. Arthur Gee, who resided at Morningside, Riley Avenue, St. Annes. Mr. Gee represented Messrs. Whitehead, Summer, Harker, and Company, machinery exporters, o...
|Ottawa Citizen||SYRIAN WOMAN'S THRILLING NARRATIVE
24th April 1912
Ship's Officers Fired into Steerage: Panic Amid Rush for Lifeboats Mariana Assaff says Ten People on Doomed Ship were Bound for Ottawa but Two survive. ...How Mrs. Assaf views the Horror and Catastrophe of Her Rescue. "Mariana Assaf a...
|New York Times||THE TITANIC (1)
4th May 1913
Col. Gracie?s Account of Last Year?s Sea Tragedy --- THE TRUTH ABOUT THE TITANIC. By Col. Archibald Gracie. Mitchell Kennerly. $1.25 --- When the Titanic went to the bottom of the Atlantic now more than a year ago it wa...
|New York Times||LADY DUFF GORDON, STYLE EXPERT, DIES
22nd April 1935
Pioneer in Bringing Freedom to Women's Fashions Headed Chain of Garment Shops --- COINED DRESS TERM 'CHIC' --- First Split Skirt and Manikin Show Credited to Her---She Had Stores in Three Countries --- Wirele...
|New York Times||MISS MARGARET HAYS WEDS
24th April 1913
One of the Survivors of the Titanic Disaster Marries at St. Thomas's --- St. Thomas's Church at Fifty-third Street and Fifth Avenue was filled to the doors yesterday with guests for the wedding of Dr. Charles D. Easton of Newport, R. I....
|Titanica!||MADAME LUCILE: A LIFE IN STYLE
29th April 2003
Randy Bryan Bigham
The following is an excerpt from the prologue of Lucile - Her Life by Design, Randy Bigham's pending biography of Lucy, Lady Duff Gordon (1863-1935), the renowned Edw...
|New York Times||NEW WHITE STAR SERVICE TO TAP CHERBOURG TRADE
7th January 1907
Adriatic, Biggest Ship Yet Built, to Start It in May --- SHE WILL CARRY 3,000 SOULS --- And Have a Turkish Bath, Plunge, and Orchestra Aboard---Line to Liverpool to Stay. --- With the putting in commis...
|Titanic Review||GILDED LIVES, FATAL VOYAGE
13th June 2012
Gilded Lives, Fatal Voyage takes its title from Mark Twain’s famous observation that enduringly characterised an era, and the reference is an apt one. “The Gilded Age” is a powerful descriptive of a period in which su...
|Oak Leaves||MEETS CARPATHIA
27th April 1912
George P. Baldwin Relates Experience When Titanic Survivors Reach New York on Cunard Ship George P. Baldwin of 309 Linden, who went to New York to meet the survivors of the Titanic on the ...
|Titanic Review||CHILDREN OF THE TITANIC AND THE TITANIC STICKER BOOK
11th June 2012
Randy Bryan Bigham
Randy Bryan Bigham reviews two new children’s titles that are both informative and entertaining...
|New York Times||MACY & CO. EMPLOYES GIVE STRAUS TABLET
9th June 1913
Bronze Memorial of Husband and Wife Who Died on Titanic Unveiled at the Store --- SPEAKERS PAY TRIBUTES --- Justice Greenbaum and Mrs. Sulzberger Among Those Who Praise Their Lives and Heroic Deaths --- A bro...
|Brooklyn Daily Eagle||SAVED AS SHIP PLUNGED DOWN
19th May 1912
Col. Gracie Carried Over as Giant Wave Swept Deck : CLUNG TO WRECKAGE : Stood Hours on Raft Knee Deep in Water and Afraid to Move....
|Dundalk Democrat||WILLIAM CLARK : FLIRTING WITH DEATH
27th June 1914
If ever a fireman bore a charmed life it is Fireman William Clark, of the ill-fated liner Empress of Ireland. An insatiable thirst for adventure has carried him all over the world. He has heard the thunder of big guns on the wa...
|Titanic Review||CAMERON'S TITANIC FIFTEEN YEARS ON: A CRITICAL RE-APPRAISAL
22nd April 2012
Sandy McLendon revisits James' Cameron's "Titanic" upon it's 2012 rerelease....
|New York Times||A MAGNIFICENT WEDDING
18th February 1891
JOHN JACOB ASTOR MARRIED TO MISS AVA L. WILLING --- THE CEREMONY TAKES PLACE AT THE HOME OF THE BRIDE'S FATHER IN PHILADELPHIA--HUNDREDS OF NOTABLE NEW-YORKERS PRESENT --- PHILADELPHIA, Penn., Feb. 17---New-Y...
|Titanica!||TITANIC AS METAPHOR
20th March 2005
WORLD?S LARGEST METAPH...
|Titanica!||THE BROWNS PREPARE TO ABANDON SHIP
3rd August 2003
Her father stood in the doorway of their cabin and said, ''There's talk that the ship has hit an iceberg.'' It was those fateful words that were to change their lives forever. Edith, along with her mother Elizabet...
|Titanica!||THE LAST OF THE LAST
25th November 2003
How Masabumi Hosono's Night was Forgotten...
|Titanica!||WHO TALKED TO TITANIC?
11th March 2010
Marconi chart offers insight into Titanic interlocutors...
|Titanica!||DEFENDING ERNEST GILL
15th November 2008
One night in 1994, at the tender age of 14, I sat glued to the TV watching the superb A&E documentary about the Titanic disaster. Having read and heard little of the Lordite claims about the SS Californian, however, save ...
|Titanica!||ON THE TRAIL OF 'LUCKY' TOWER
16th November 2004
Is this the face of Titanic legend?s most elusive man? ?Lucky Tower? is the moniker gi...
|Titanica!||A PEN TO SINK A THOUSAND SHIPS
7th March 2006
THE BRITISH TITANIC INQUIRY AND THE ART OF FORTUNINO MATANIA Fortunino Matania (1881-1963) was, without doubt, the greatest of the Edwardian illustrators, in th...
|Titanica!||SEALED ORDERS: A TITANIC SURVIVOR'S CLASSIC TALE OF LOVE AND FATE
23rd December 2005
Helen Churchill Candee
|Titanica!||THE BREAK-UP OF THE TITANIC: VIEWPOINTS AND EVIDENCE
9th July 2002
A detailed discussion of structural failure as the Titanic sank....
12th February 2002
Reconsidering TitanicÂ’s Encounter with the Iceberg...
|Titanica!||THE TRIALS OF ELOISE HUGHES SMITH
25th July 2015
The only woman in the world who in just a year's time made her debut, got engaged, married, survived the Titanic, became a widow, and then a mother...
|Titanica!||LIFE'S DECOR: A BIOGRAPHY OF HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE
23rd December 2005
Randy Bryan Bigham
?When beauty assails, reason has no part.? ?? HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE ...
The classic text of Titanic by Filson Young...