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Guide to the San José State University European Period Costumes Collection
MSS-2010-06-10  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing Information
  • Project Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Subject Headings

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: San José State University European Period Costumes Collection
    Dates: undated
    Collection number: MSS-2010-06-10
    Creator: San José State University
    Collection Size: 3 boxes, 7.75 linear feet
    Repository: San José State University. Library.
    San José, California 95192-0028
    Abstract: The San José State University European Period Costume Collection consists of richly embroidered traditional cultural costumes resembling peasant clothing from various European countries such as Portugal, Spain, and Italy. The accessories include large decorative hair combs, shoes, belts, bonnets, a tambourine, and castagnettes. This collection is arranged into one series: Series I: EUROPEAN PERIOD COSTUMES AND ACCESSORIES.
    Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright is assigned to the San Jose State University Special Collections & Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Special Collections & Archives. Copyright restrictions may apply to digital reproductions of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Preferred Citation

    San José State University European Period Costumes Collection, MSS-2010-06-10, San José State University Library Special Collections & Archives.

    Processing Information

    Collection processed by Silke Higgins. Finding aid EAD encoded by Silke Higgins. Reviewed by Danelle Moon and Erin Louthen.

    Project Information

    This finding aid was created as part of the Survey and Cataloging Project, a two-year San José State University Library grant project funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The project began in 2008.The Project Director is Danelle Moon. The Project Archivist is Erin Louthen.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The San José State University European Period Costume Collection consists of richly embroidered traditional cultural costumes resembling peasant clothing from various European countries such as Portugal, Spain, and Italy. The accessories include large decorative hair combs, shoes, belts, bonnets, a tambourine, and castagnettes.

    Arrangement

    This collection is arranged into one series: Series I: EUROPEAN PERIOD COSTUMES AND ACCESSORIES.

    Subject Headings

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    San José State University -- History
    Clothing and dress -- Europe
    Dress accessories -- Europe
    Ethnic costumes -- Europe