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Bonnie Cashin Collection of Fashion, Theater and Film Costume Design, 1913-2000 (Collection 440)
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Early Design Work and Related Documents 1920s - 1930s

Physical Description: 7 oversize boxes

Scope and Content Note

This series contains fashion and costume drawings by Bonnie Cashin spanning her childhood years, adolescence, and early adult design work. The drawings in this series have been subdivided into two subseries for personal or professional use, and are particularly rich in Cashin's costume design illustrations for chorus girls on both Los Angeles and New York stages. All materials contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

Hollywood High School 1923 - ca. 1925

Physical Description: 5 oversize boxes (24 folders)

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains design illustrations and other artwork created by Bonnie Cashin during her enrollment at Hollywood High School. The subseries primarily consists of costume and fashion design illustrations as well as Cashin's graphic design work for her high school yearbook and local newspapers. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 1, Folder 1

Sketches of Cashin by classmates. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 10 sketches
Box 1, Folder 2

Notes and yearbook pages from Cashin's enrollment at Hollywood High School. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 17 pages
Box 2, Folder 1

Cashin's sketches of cell division for science class. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 2 sketches
Box 2, Folder 2

Clippings and proofs featuring Cashin's drawings for publication in "General Store Manager" and "Tee Tattler." ca. 1925

Physical Description: 22 pages
Box 2, Folder 4

Clippings and proofs featuring Cashin's drawings for publication in fashion column "Modes of the Moment." ca. 1925

Physical Description: 20 pages

Scope and Content Note

Includes 2 proofs of sketches and 1 original drawing.
Box 2, Folder 3

Cashin's fashion design illustrations and a self-portrait. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
Box 2, Folder 5

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 2, Folder 6

Costume design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 27 illustrations
Box 2, Folder 7

Hairstyle survey and fashion silhouettes by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 3, Folder 1

Cashin's drawings for Hollywood High School art class. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 28 drawings
Box 3, Folder 2

Rough fashion design illustrations in pencil by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 19 illustrations
Box 3, Folder 3

Pen and ink fashion design illustrations by Cashin. February - October, 1923

Physical Description: 39 illustrations
Box 3, Folder 4

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 27 illustrations

General note

Arranged by "geometric" signature style.
Box 3, Folder 5

Fashion and costume design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 21 illustrations

General note

Arranged by "flourish" accompanying signature.
Box 3, Folder 6

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 7, Folder 1

Cashin illustrations in the style of "Vogue" magazine covers. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 7, Folder 2

Cashin illustrations in the style of contemporary fashion magazines. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
Box 7, Folder 3

Cashin illustrations in the style of fashion magazine covers / fashion patterns. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 8, Folder 1

Cartoonish drawings, with humorous captions, by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
Box 8, Folder 2

Figure studies by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 5 drawings
Box 8, Folder 3

Cashin illustrations in the style of "Vogue Patterns." ca. 1925

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 8, Folder 4

Fashion design illustrations in pencil by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 16 illustrations
Box 8, Folder 5

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 8 illustrations
Box 8, Folder 6

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 16 illustrations
 

Early Professional Work ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 2 oversize boxes

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's first professional fashion design illustrations. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 5, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations for "Caroline's Gowns" logo design. ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 5, Folder 2

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 5, Folder 3

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 5, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of stage sets. ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
Box 5, Folder 5

Fashion design illustrations, with narrative captions, by Cashin. ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 5, Folder 6

Fashion design illustrations in pencil by Cashin. ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 5, Folder 7

Cashin's high school musings and paperwork. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 5, Folder 8

Cartoonish drawings, with humorous captions, by Cashin. ca. 1925

Physical Description: 27 items
Box 6, Folder 1

Illustrations, with notes for publication, by Cashin. ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 23 illustrations
Box 6, Folder 2

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 23 illustrations
Box 6, Folder 3

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 6, Folder 4

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
 

Chorus Girl Costumes 1930s

Physical Description: 2 oversize boxes

Scope and Content Note

This series contains costume design illustrations and publicity photographs of costume designs by Bonnie Cashin. All illustrations contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

Fanchon and Marco Dance Troupe / Roxy Theatre 1930s

Physical Description: 1 oversize box and 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's costume design illustrations and photographs of chorus girls wearing her costume designs. All illustrations by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 4, Folder 1

Chorus girl costume design illustrations by Cashin for Fanchon and Marco; Folder 1 of 2. ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 35 illustrations
Box 4, Folder 2

Chorus girl costume design illustrations by Cashin for Fanchon and Marco; Folder 2 of 2. ca. 1925 - 1930

Physical Description: 35 illustrations
Box 9, Folder 1

Photographs of single performers or partial chorus line wearing costumes designed by Cashin. 1930s

Physical Description: 15 photographs

Scope and Content Note

No photographer noted. Some include original press releases regarding production.
Box 9, Folder 2

Photographs of complete chorus line wearing costumes designed by Cashin. 1930s

Physical Description: 17 photographs

Scope and Content Note

No photographer noted. Some include original press releases regarding production.
Box 9, Folder 3

Photographs of chorus girls wearing costumes designed by Cashin. 1930s

Physical Description: 13 photographs

Scope and Content Note

Photographers noted: Archer's Studio, Hollywood (8 items), Irving Archer, Hollywood (4 items). Some include original press releases regarding production.
Box 9, Folder 4

Photographs of chorus girls wearing costumes designed by Cashin. 1930s

Physical Description: 7 photographs

Scope and Content Note

Photographer noted: Curt Fox, L.A. (6 items), Curt Fox, Los Angeles (1 item). Some include original press releases regarding production.
Box 9, Folder 5

Photographs of chorus girls wearing costumes designed by Cashin. 1930s

Physical Description: 12 photographs

Scope and Content Note

Photographer noted: J. A. Partington, Jr. Note all shots are of full chorus and stage details. Some include original press releases regarding production.
Box 9, Folder 6

Photographs of chorus girls wearing costumes designed by Cashin. 1930s

Physical Description: 8 photographs

Scope and Content Note

Photographer noted: Harry Wenger, L.A. See also Box 9, folder 8. Some include original press releases regarding production.
Box 9, Folder 7

Photographs of chorus girls wearing costumes designed by Cashin. 1930s

Physical Description: 5 photographs

Scope and Content Note

Photographers noted: C. W. F. (1 item), Paralta, L.A. (2 items), Maurice Seymour (2 items). Some include original press releases regarding production.
Box 9, Folder 8

Photographs of chorus girls wearing costumes designed by Cashin. 1930s

Physical Description: 15 photographs

Scope and Content Note

Photographer noted: Harry Wenger, L.A. (8 items.) Some include original press releases regarding production. See also Box 9, folder 6.
 

Early Ready-to-Wear Designs 1938 - 1943

Physical Description: 3 folders

Scope and Content Note

This series contains fashion design illustrations by Bonnie Cashin. The series includes related publicity and is subdivided into two subseries for her uniform designs during world War II and her ready-to-wear fashion designs for manufacturer Adler and Adler. All illustrations contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

Adler and Adler: First Contract Period ca. 1940 - 1943

Physical Description: 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's fashion design illustrations and photographs of models wearing her designs. All illustrations by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 10, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear fashion design illustrations for Adler and Adler. ca. 1940

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 10, Folder 4

Published photographs of Cashin ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. ca. 1940 - 1943

Physical Description: 2 photographs
 

Designs for World War II Civilian Uniforms ca. 1940 - December 1941

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains editorial documentation of Bonnie Cashin's designs for women's civilian defense uniforms for use during World War II.
Box 10, Folder 2

Documents regarding Cashin's designs for World War II uniforms. ca. 1940 - December 1941

Physical Description: 5 pages
 

Hollywood Film Costume and Fashion Designs 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 6 oversize boxes

Scope and Content Note

This series contains film costume and fashion design illustrations by Bonnie Cashin as well as Cashin's writings on designing in Hollywood and related publicity. The series is subdivided into two subseries for costume design illustrations for Twentieth Century-Fox and fashion design illustrations for private clients, as well as one unproduced screenplay co-authored by Cashin. All materials contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

Unproduced Screenplay ca. 1945

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries consists of one unproduced screenplay co-authored by Bonnie Cashin. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 13, Folder 5

Screenplay "Leave It to Homer" written by Cashin and Robert White. ca. 1945

Physical Description: 1 volume
 

Off-Screen Fashion Designs 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 2 oversize boxes and 4 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains fashion design illustrations and related memos on fashion design by Bonnie Cashin. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 13, Folder 1

Writings by Cashin regarding film costume and fashion design. 1945 - 1949

Physical Description: 50 pages
Box 13, Folder 3

Photographs and editorial clippings of actresses wearing Cashin's fashion designs. 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 28 pages

Scope and Content Note

Some images published in "Redbook" magazine (August 1948), clipping included.
Box 13, Folder 4

Negatives of actresses wearing Cashin's fashion designs. 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 32 negatives
Box 16, Folder 1

Drawings by Cashin. 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 5 drawings
Box 16, Folder 2

Cashin's design illustrations for hats and head covers. 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
Box 16, Folder 3

Cashin's essay titled "Close-ups." 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 16, Folder 4

Cashin's essays and fashion design illustrations titled "Bras Bravos." 1946 - 1949

Physical Description: 6 pages
Box 16, Folder 5

Cashin's essay and fashion design illustrations titled "Heading for Gold." 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 11 pages
Box 16, Folder 6

Essay and fashion design illustrations by Cashin. 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 16, Folder 7

Fashion design illustrations of togas and ponchos by Cashin. 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 16, Folder 8

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 15 illustrations
Box 16, Folder 9

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 32 illustrations
Box 17, Folder 2

Fashion design illustrations of togas and use of scarves for dresses by Cashin. ca. 1945

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 17, Folder 3

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. ca. 1944 - 1947

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 17, Folder 4

Cashin's fashion design illustrations of "Goddess"-inspired dresses. ca. 1946

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
Box 17, Folder 5

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin. 1947 - 1949

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 17, Folder 6

Articles regarding and photographs of actresses in Cashin's film costume and fashion designs. 1944 - April 20, 1946

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 17, Folder 7

Sketches by Cashin while traveling in Europe. 1948-1949

Physical Description: 13 sketches
Box 18, Folder 1

Fashion design illustrations by Cashin, some with swatches. 1940s

Physical Description: 16 illustrations
 

Twentieth Century-Fox: Film Costumes 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 4 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin film costume design illustrations, film stills and editorial coverage featuring Cashin's costume designs. All illustrations and writings by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 14, Folder 1

Cashin's costume design illustrations for "Anna and the King of Siam." 1946

Physical Description: 3 illustrations

General note

very fragile
Box 15, Folder 1

Articles and memos written by and regarding Cashin at work in Hollywood. 1943 - 1949

Physical Description: 9 pages
Box 15, Folder 2

Film stills of Cashin costume designs for Twentieth Century-Fox. 1944 - 1946

Physical Description: 4 photographs
Box 17, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations for "dream sequence" in Betty Grable feature film. 1947

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
 

Return to Ready-to-Wear 1949 - 1954

Physical Description: 5 oversize boxes

Scope and Content Note

This series contains Bonnie Cashin's fashion designs illustrations and publicity photographs of designs by Cashin. The series is particularly rich in designs for manufacturer Adler and Adler. The series has been subdivided into six subseries for evening wear designs, photographs, reduced sketches, original sketches, one sketchbook, and designs for manufacturer Leonard L. Levy. All materials contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

Adler and Adler: First Evening Wear Collection Fall 1949

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries consists of photographs of Bonnie Cashin's first evening wear collection for manufacturer Adler and Adler. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 19, Folder 1

Black and white photographs of Cashin's evening wear designs for Adler and Adler. Fall 1949

Physical Description: 2 photographs
 

Adler and Adler: Reduced Sketches of Coat, Suit and Dress Designs 1949 - 1951

Physical Description: 3 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains reduced photocopied or photostatic reproductions of Bonnie Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for manufacturer Adler and Adler. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 35, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations and blurbs regarding togas designed for Adler and Adler; see also box 19, folders 2 - 11. 1950

Physical Description: 8 illustrations
Box 35, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs, with style numbers, for Adler and Adler's Resort and Spring line. 1949 - 1950

Physical Description: 31 illustrations
Box 35, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. 1950 - 1951

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
 

Adler and Adler; Sketchbook 1949

Physical Description: 1 volume

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's sketchbook of ready-to-wear designs for manufacturer Adler and Adler. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 158, Folder 1

Cashin's sketchbook of designs for Adler and Adler. 1949

Physical Description: 1 volume
 

Sketches (Return to Ready-to-Wear) 1950 - Ca. 1953

Physical Description: 1 oversize box

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of garment designs for unknown manufacturers. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 69, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of swimwear and active wear designs. ca. 1950 - 1953

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 69, Folder 2

Cashin's illustration of the "Double Coat Idea" designed for Adler and Adler. 1950

Physical Description: 1 illustration
Box 69, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of garments designed for the Neiman Marcus and Coty Fashion Critics' Awards. 1950

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 69, Folder 4

Cashin illustrations of "Pilot Pieces" wardrobe designed for Adler and Adler. 1951

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 69, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of dresses inspired by underpinnings. ca. 1950 - 1952

Physical Description: 11 illustrations
Box 69, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of garments including the "Turnabout." 1952

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
 

Adler and Adler: Photographs of Coat, Suit and Dress Designs 1949 - 1952

Physical Description: 1 oversize box and 3 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains press release photographs of Bonnie Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. Some materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 19, Folder 2

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. 1949 - 1951

Physical Description: 3 photographs
Box 19, Folder 3

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. 1951-1952

Physical Description: 6 photographs
Box 19, Folder 4

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler.. 1950

Physical Description: 5 photographs
Box 19, Folder 5

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Neiman-Marcus Mid-Century Fashion Exposition. 1949-1950

Physical Description: 5 photographs
Box 19, Folder 6

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. 1950

Physical Description: 2 photographs
Box 19, Folder 7

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. 1949 - 1951

Physical Description: 9 photographs

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Larry Gordon
Box 19, Folder 8

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. ca. 1950

Physical Description: 4 photographs

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Larry Gordon
Box 19, Folder 9

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. 1950 - 1951

Physical Description: 4 photographs

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Larry Gordon
Box 19, Folder 10

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. 1950 - 1951

Physical Description: 10 photographs

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Larry Gordon
Box 19, Folder 11

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. 1950 - 1951

Physical Description: 7 photographs

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Larry Gordon
Box 20, Folder 1

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. 1950 - 1951

Physical Description: 15 photographs

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Larry Gordon
Box 20, Folder 2

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. 1950 - 1951

Physical Description: 15 photographs

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Conrad Eiger
Box 20, Folder 3

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Adler and Adler. 1950 -1952

Physical Description: 7 photographs
 

Leonard L. Levy: Evening Separates ca. 1950 - 1954

Physical Description: 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains reduced photocopied or photostatic reproductions of Bonnie Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for manufacturer Leonard L. Levy. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 35, Folder 3

Cashin's Illustrations of "Little Evenings" evening separates designed for Leonard L. Levy; see also box 35, folder 4. ca. 1951

Physical Description: 22 illustrations
Box 35, Folder 5

Photostats of Cashin's illustrations of designs for Leonard L. Levy; see also box 35, folder 3. ca. 1950 - 1954

Physical Description: 26 illustrations
 

Sills and Co. Ready-to-Wear 1953 - 1977

Physical Description: 63 oversize boxes and 4 garment racks

Scope and Content Note

This series contains Bonnie Cashin's record of her ready-to-wear clothing designs for manufacturer Sills and Co. The series contains Cashin's original, photostatic, and photocopied fashion design illustrations with swatches, publicity materials including photographs of Cashin's design work, contracts and related correspondence, slopers, muslins and sample garments. The series is particularly rich in photographs and drawings of Cashin's designs. All drawings and writings contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

Photostats of Ready-to-Wear Designs (Sills and Co.) ca. 1955 - 1963

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains photostatic reproductions of Bonnie Cashin's design illustrations for various manufacturers. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 43, Folder 3

Photostats of Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. (copies of illustrations in boxes 36 - 39). ca. 1955 - 1963

Physical Description: 39 illustrations
 

Press Releases (Sills and Co. Ready-to-Wear) 1958

Physical Description: 1 poster

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains one poster used to promote Bonnie Cashin's fashion designs.
Box 294, Folder 4

Poster for Bonnie Cashin / Sills collection. 1958

Physical Description: 1 poster
 

Press Release Photographs and Blurbs 1953 - 1977

Physical Description: 12 oversize boxes

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains press release photographs of Bonnie Cashin's designs. Many are annotated with text describing the ensemble, materials used, and price. Some materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 22, Folder 1

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1953-1956

Physical Description: 32 photographs

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Halley Erskine
Box 22, Folder 2

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1955

Physical Description: 11 photographs
Box 22, Folder 3

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1953-1961

Physical Description: 31 photographs
Box 23, Folder 2

Black and white photographs of Cashin's linen and cotton separates for Sills and Co. 1961

Physical Description: 12 photographs

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Ralph Kaufman
Box 23, Folder 3

Black and white photographs of Lentheric "Tweed Mist" fragrance campaign featuring Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1961

Physical Description: 4 photographs
Box 23, Folder 4

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., modeled in Sills' showroom. 1962

Physical Description: 8 photographs
Box 23, Folder 5

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1961

Physical Description: 14 photographs
Box 23, Folder 6

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., modeled in residential interiors including Cashin's New York apartment. 1955-1961

Physical Description: 38 photographs; count does not include negatives
Box 23, Folder 7

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1960

Physical Description: 13 photographs
Box 24, Folder 1

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1958 - 1961

Physical Description: 22 photographs

Scope and Content Note

Includes photographs by Helen O'Hagan
Box 24, Folder 2

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1961-1963

Physical Description: 14 photographs
Box 24, Folder 3

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1961-1962

Physical Description: 25 photographs
Box 24, Folder 4

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1962

Physical Description: 4 photographs
Box 24, Folder 5

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1962-1963

Physical Description: 16 photographs

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Neal Barr
Box 25, Folder 2

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1962-1963

Physical Description: 14 photographs
Box 25, Folder 3

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. December 1964

Physical Description: 5 photographs
Box 25, Folder 4

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1964-1965

Physical Description: 16 photographs
Box 26, Folder 1

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. modeled at the Whitney Museum of Art. November 1966

Physical Description: 11 photographs
Box 26, Folder 2

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1964-1966

Physical Description: 44 photographs
Box 26, Folder 3

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Fall 1967

Physical Description: 11 photographs
Box 26, Folder 4

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Spring 1968

Physical Description: 28 photographs
Box 26, Folder 5

Black and white photographs of Cashin's fashion Show at Sills and Co. showroom. May 2, 1968

Physical Description: 28 photographs
Box 26, Folder 6

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 1 of 2. 1968 -1969

Physical Description: 29 photographs
Box 26, Folder 7

Contact sheets of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 2 of 2. 1968-1970

Physical Description: 10 contact sheets
Box 26, Folder 8

Negatives of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1968

Physical Description: 7 negatives
Box 26, Folder 9

Black and white photographs of Cashin's fashion show at Sills and Co. showroom. Fall 1969

Physical Description: 10 photographs
Box 26, Folder 10

Black and white photographs of Cashin's fringed garments designed for Sills and Co. 1969

Physical Description: 4 photographs
Box 26, Folder 11

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1967-1969

Physical Description: 5 photographs
Box 27, Folder 1

Contact sheets of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1970

Physical Description: 12 contact sheets
Box 27, Folder 2

Contact sheets of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1970

Physical Description: 20 contact sheets
Box 27, Folder 3

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1969-1970

Physical Description: 18 photographs
Box 28, Folder 1

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1971

Physical Description: 4 photographs
Box 28, Folder 2

Contact sheets of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 1 of 2. 1971

Physical Description: 15 contact sheets
Box 28, Folder 3

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 2 of 2. March 1971 - February 1972

Physical Description: 13 photographs
Box 28, Folder 4

Contact sheets of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 1 of 2. 1972

Physical Description: 14 contact sheets
Box 28, Folder 5

Contact sheets of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 2 of 2.. 1972

Physical Description: 7 contact sheets
Box 28, Folder 6

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 1 of 2. August 1971-February 1972

Physical Description: 17 photographs
Box 28, Folder 7

Contact sheets of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 2 of 2. 1972

Physical Description: 20 contact sheets
Box 29, Folder 1

Contact sheets of Cashin's fashion show at Sills and Co. showroom. 1972

Physical Description: 3 contact sheets

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Bill Cunningham
Box 29, Folder 2

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1972

Physical Description: 14 photographs
Box 29, Folder 3

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 1 of 3. 1972

Physical Description: 3 photographs
Box 29, Folder 4

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 2 of 3. December 1972

Physical Description: 7 photographs
Box 29, Folder 5

Contact sheets of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 3 of 3. 1972

Physical Description: 21 contact sheets
Box 30, Folder 1

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Fall 1973

Physical Description: 8 photographs
Box 30, Folder 2

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. September 1972, Fall 1974

Physical Description: 19 photographs
Box 30, Folder 3

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Spring 1974 - 1975

Physical Description: 2 photographs

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Lana Ellis
Box 30, Folder 4

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1975

Physical Description: 20 photographs
Box 30, Folder 5

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 1 of 2. 1976, 1978

Physical Description: 12 photographs
Box 30, Folder 6

Contact sheets of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 2 of 2. 1976

Physical Description: 8 contact sheets
Box 30, Folder 7

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Spring 1977

Physical Description: 5 photographs
Box 30, Folder 8

Photographs and negatives of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. January - April 1977 1977

Physical Description: 6 photographs and negatives
Box 252, Folder 11

Captions for Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1960s - 1970s

Physical Description: 45 pages
Box 252, Folder 12

Cartoons reprinted for use in conjunction with ready-to-wear collection essays. ca. 1960s - 1970s

Physical Description: 36 pages
Box 279, Folder 3

Photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. modeled by Carmen Dell'Orifice. ca. 1963

Physical Description: 4 photographs
Box 279, Folder 4

Photographs and contact sheets of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., photographed by Jane Trahey. 1966

Physical Description: 15 pages
Box 279, Folder 5

Photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., many photographed by Yoram. Late 1960s

Physical Description: 22 photographs
Box 279, Folder 6

Photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., most photographed by Yoram. Late 1960s

Physical Description: 29 photographs
Box 279, Folder 8

Photographs of model wearing Cashin's "espadrille" pants design. ca. 1971

Physical Description: 3 photographs
Box 279, Folder 9

Photographs of models wearing Cashin's fashion designs, photographed on U.N. Plaza roof. 1972

Physical Description: 5 photographs
Box 280, Folder 1

Photographs of model wearing Cashin's "triple ripple" cape design. 1972

Physical Description: 11 photographs
Box 280, Folder 3

Photographs of models wearing Cashin's fashion designs. ca. 1972

Physical Description: 26 photographs
Box 280, Folder 4

Photographs of models wearing Cashin's fashion designs. ca. 1972 - 1974

Physical Description: 32 photographs
Box 280, Folder 5

Photographs of models wearing Cashin's fashion designs. ca. 1973 - 1975

Physical Description: 11 photographs
Box 280, Folder 6

Photographs of models wearing Cashin's fashion designs featuring striped knit. 1975

Physical Description: 6 photographs
Box 280, Folder 2

Photographs of models wearing Cashin's fashion designs. Late 1970s

Physical Description: 2 photographs
Box 280, Folder 7

Photographs of models wearing Cashin's fashion designs. 1976

Physical Description: 8 photographs
Box 289, Folder 8

Photographs of models wearing Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., photographed at Cashin's home in Briarcliff Manor. December 1956

Physical Description: 8 photographs
 

Cashin Designs in Store Window Displays 1950 - 1977

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains photographs of Bonnie Cashin's clothing designs featured in specialty and department store window displays.
Box 25, Folder 1

Photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. featured in department store windows. 1950 - 1977

Physical Description: 40 photographs
 

Reduced Sketches 1953 - 1977

Physical Description: 7 oversize boxes

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains reduced photocopied or photostatic reproductions of Bonnie Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for manufacturer Sills and Co. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 36, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1953 - 1957

Physical Description: 36 illustrations
Box 36, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1953 - 1955

Physical Description: 34 illustrations
Box 36, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1955

Physical Description: 29 illustrations
Box 36, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1954 - 1958

Physical Description: 8 illustrations
Box 36, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 1 of 3. 1959

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 36, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches, style numbers 228 - 486 (reduced copies). Folder 2 of 3. 1959

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 36, Folder 7

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches, style numbers 487 - 4409 (reduced copies). Folder 3 of 3. 1959

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 36, Folder 8

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. by artists other than Cashin. 1959

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 37, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Folder 1 of 2. Spring 1960

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 37, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches. Folder 2 of 2. Spring 1960

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 38, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches (reduced copies). Folder 1 of 2. Fall 1960

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 38, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches (reduced copies). Folder 2 of 2. Fall 1960

Physical Description: 29 illustrations
Box 38, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1960s

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 38, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1960s

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 39, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., some with style numbers (reduced copies). Folder 1 of 3. 1960

Physical Description: 33 illustrations
Box 39, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. with some swatches (reduced copies). Folder 2 of 3. ca. 1960 - 1963

Physical Description: 25 illustrations
Box 39, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. (reduced copies). Folder 3 of 3. ca. 1960 - 1063

Physical Description: 26 illustrations
Box 39, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1960

Physical Description: 24 illustrations
Box 39, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of "Early Summer caftan group" for Sills and Co., with swatches. November 1960

Physical Description: 8 illustrations
Box 39, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co.(reduced copies). 1961

Physical Description: 8 illustrations
Box 39, Folder 7

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1963 - 1964

Physical Description: 16 illustrations
Box 39, Folder 8

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co.(reduced copies). ca. 1963

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 39, Folder 9

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1962 - 1968

Physical Description: 38 illustrations
Box 40, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches (reduced copies). Fall 1970

Physical Description: 48 illustrations
Box 40, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches (reduced copies). Spring 1971

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 41, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches (reduced copies). Spring 1973-1974

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 41, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches. September - October 1975

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 41, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., some with swatches, style numbers 3600 - 4612. January 1976 - February 1976

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 42, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches, style numbers 3671 - 5856. March 1976 - April 1976

Physical Description: 23 illustrations
Box 42, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches, style numbers 3537 - 4601. August 1976

Physical Description: 14 illustrations
Box 42, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., some with swatches, style numbers 3648 - 5618. September 1976

Physical Description: 15 illustrations
Box 42, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., some with swatches, style numbers 3679 - 4913. October 1976

Physical Description: 19 illustrations
Box 42, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., some with swatches, style numbers 7701 - 7726. January 1977

Physical Description: 23 illustrations
Box 42, Folder 8

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches, style numbers 5627, 7727 - 7750. February 1977

Physical Description: 17 illustrations
Box 42, Folder 9

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., with swatches, style numbers 6511 - 8739. March 1977

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 42, Folder 10

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1975 - 1977

Physical Description: 17 illustrations
Box 59, Folder 4

Cashin "Hitchhiker" pants design illustration. ca. 1977

Physical Description: 1 illustration
 

Sketches (Sills and Co.) ca. 1950s-1975

Physical Description: 28 oversize boxes

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of garment designs for Sills and Co. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 72, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of leather ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1953

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 72, Folder 5

Cashin's rough sketches of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1953 - 1954

Physical Description: 26 illustrations
Box 72, Folder 6

Cashin's rough illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1954

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 72, Folder 8

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. titled "A Way to Look." ca. 1955

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 72, Folder 9

Cashin's illustrations of evening wear designs for Sills and Co. Early 1950s

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 72, Folder 10

Cashin's illustrations of hand-painted leather separates designed for Sills and Co. ca. 1954

Physical Description: 10 illustrations

Scope and Content Note

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Box 72, Folder 11

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., used for a Macy's campaign titled "We Live as We Please." ca. 1955

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
Box 76, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs featuring suede with silk charmeen for Sills and Co. ca. 1953 - 1954

Physical Description: 8 illustrations
Box 76, Folder 2

Cashin's essay titled "Leather for Evening." ca. 1953

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 76, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of leather or suede ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1953 - 1955

Physical Description: 25 illustrations
Box 76, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear ensembles with outerwear for Sills and Co. ca. 1955

Physical Description: 17 illustrations
Box 76, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of jacket and coat designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1955

Physical Description: 15 illustrations
Box 76, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of poncho designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1953 - 1959

Physical Description: 14 illustrations
Box 76, Folder 7

Cashin's illustrations of Eastern-inspired outerwear for Sills and Co. ca. 1953 - 1959

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 76, Folder 8

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs, labeled "for Mennon" (Fitwell Dress Company). May 1957

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
Box 76, Folder 9

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1956 - 1958

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 80, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of rainwear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1960

Physical Description: 35 illustrations
Box 80, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of rainwear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1960

Physical Description: 31 illustrations
Box 81, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of outerwear designs for Sills and Co., titled "Deep Freeze." 1960

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 81, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co., titled "Summer Somewhere." 1960

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 81, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. Spring 1961

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 81, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1961

Physical Description: 31 illustrations
Box 81, Folder 5

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1962

Physical Description: 14 illustrations
Box 81, Folder 6

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1962

Physical Description: 15 illustrations
Box 82, Folder 1

Cashin's rough design illustrations and outlines of promotional ideas for Sills and Co. 1959

Physical Description: 17 pages
Box 82, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1959

Physical Description: 16 illustrations
Box 82, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1960

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
Box 82, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co., titled "Climate Control." 1961

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 82, Folder 5

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co., titled "Omar the Tentmaker." ca. 1962

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 82, Folder 7

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1962

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
Box 82, Folder 8

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1963

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
Box 82, Folder 9

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. September 1964

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 82, Folder 11

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. August - October 1965

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 82, Folder 12

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co., titled "Salute to Ernestine Carter." ca. 1964

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 83, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1963

Physical Description: 23 illustrations
Box 83, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January 1963

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 83, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. February 1963

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 83, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. March 1963

Physical Description: 29 illustrations
Box 83, Folder 5

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. March 5 - 9, 1963

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 83, Folder 6

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. April 10, 1963

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
Box 84, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1963

Physical Description: 8 illustrations
Box 84, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. August 1963

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 84, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. September 1963

Physical Description: 17 illustrations
Box 84, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. September 1963

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 86, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January 1964

Physical Description: 21 illustrations
Box 86, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. February 1964

Physical Description: 23 illustrations
Box 86, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. March 1964

Physical Description: 27 illustrations
Box 86, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. April 1964

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 87, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. July 1964

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
Box 87, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. August 1964

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 87, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. September 1964

Physical Description: 11 illustrations
Box 87, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co., titled "Salute to Ernestine Carter." ca. 1964

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 87, Folder 5

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. ca. 1964

Physical Description: 35 illustrations
Box 88, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January 1965 and undated Ca. 1965

Physical Description: 25 illustrations
Box 88, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. ca. 1965

Physical Description: 31 illustrations
Box 88, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. ca. 1965

Physical Description: 27 illustrations
Box 89, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. ca. 1965

Physical Description: 16 illustrations
Box 89, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. August 1965

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 89, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. September - October 1965

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 90, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1966

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 90, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1966

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 91, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1966

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 91, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1966

Physical Description: 19 illustrations
Box 91, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1966

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 92, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January 1967

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 92, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. February 1967

Physical Description: 21 illustrations
Box 92, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. March 1967

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 92, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. April 1967

Physical Description: 16 illustrations
Box 93, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1967

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 93, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. August 1967

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 93, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. September 1967

Physical Description: 8 illustrations
Box 93, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. October 1967

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 94, Folder 1

Cashin's illustration of a leather rag dress design for Sills and Co. ca. 1968

Physical Description: 1 illustration
Box 94, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January 1968

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 94, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. February 1968

Physical Description: 25 illustrations
Box 94, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. March 1968

Physical Description: 26 illustrations
Box 94, Folder 5

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. July - October 1968

Physical Description: 43 illustrations
Box 96, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January - February 1969

Physical Description: 27 illustrations
Box 96, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. March - July 1969

Physical Description: 21 illustrations
Box 96, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. August - September 1969

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 96, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co., 2 labeled for "Vogue." ca. 1969

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 97, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. undated 1960s

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 97, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. undated 1960s

Physical Description: 11 illustrations
Box 97, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. undated 1960s

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 97, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. undated 1960s

Physical Description: 11 illustrations
Box 98, Folder 1

Cashin's essays titled "Country Giving" and "Tree Trippers." undated 1960s

Physical Description: 7 pages
Box 98, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. ca. 1961

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
Box 98, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. ca. 1961

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 98, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. undated 1960s

Physical Description: 25 illustrations
Box 98, Folder 5

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. undated 1960s

Physical Description: 14 illustrations
Box 98, Folder 6

Cashin's rough illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. undated 1960s

Physical Description: 21 illustrations
Box 98, Folder 7

Cashin's rough ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co., titled "Clothes to dance in" and "Rainy Day People." ca. 1968

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
Box 99, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. undated 1960s

Physical Description: 23 illustrations
Box 101, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. ca. 1970 - 1971

Physical Description: 24 illustrations
Box 101, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January - February 1970

Physical Description: 40 illustrations
Box 101, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. August 1970

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 101, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January - February 1971

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 101, Folder 5

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. March - April 1971

Physical Description: 22 illustrations
Box 101, Folder 6

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. June - September 1971

Physical Description: 31 illustrations
Box 102, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January - February 1972

Physical Description: 24 illustrations
Box 102, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. March 1972

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 102, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. August 1972

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 102, Folder 5

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January - March 1973

Physical Description: 36 illustrations
Box 102, Folder 6

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. July - October 1973

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 103, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January - July 1973

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 103, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January 1974

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 103, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. February 1974

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 103, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. March - July 1974

Physical Description: 26 illustrations
Box 103, Folder 5

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. August 1974

Physical Description: 21 illustrations
Box 103, Folder 6

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. September 1974

Physical Description: 17 illustrations
Box 103, Folder 7

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. October 1974

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 104, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January 1975

Physical Description: 16 illustrations
Box 104, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. February 1975

Physical Description: 15 illustrations
Box 104, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. March - July 1975

Physical Description: 21 illustrations
Box 104, Folder 4

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. August 1975

Physical Description: 24 illustrations
Box 104, Folder 5

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. September 1975

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 104, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of caftans designed for Sills and Co. 1975

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 104, Folder 7

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. October 1975

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 104, Folder 8

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. 1975 - 1976

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 106, Folder 2

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. Fall 1977

Physical Description: 24 illustrations
Box 107, Folder 1

Cashin's essay and fashion design illustrations featuring black models. Early 1970s

Physical Description: 6 pages
Box 107, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. January - February 1974

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
Box 107, Folder 6

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Sills and Co. undated 1970s

Physical Description: 17 illustrations
Box 281, Folder 1

Photostats of Cashin's fashion design illustrations. ca. 1950s - 1960s

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 281, Folder 2

Photostats of Cashin's fashion design illustrations. ca. 1950s - 1960s

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 281, Folder 3

Photostats of Cashin's fashion design illustrations. ca. 1950s - 1960s

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 281, Folder 4

Photostats of Cashin's fashion design illustrations. ca. 1950s - 1960s

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 281, Folder 5

Photostats of Cashin's fashion design illustrations. ca. 1950s - 1960s

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 281, Folder 6

Photostats of Cashin's fashion design illustrations. ca. 1950s - 1960s

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 281, Folder 7

Photostats of Cashin's fashion design illustrations. ca. 1950s - 1960s

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 293, Folder 4

Photostats of Cashin design illustrations. ca. 1950s - 1960s

Physical Description: 21 illustrations
Box 294, Folder 3

Cashin's design of environmental hazard suit. ca. 1968

Physical Description: 1 illustration
 

Photostats of Sills Designs ca. 1953 - 1972

Physical Description: 1 oversize box

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains photostatic reproductions of Bonnie Cashin's designs illustrations for manufacturer Sills and Co. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 43, Folder 1

Photostats of Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. (copies of illustrations in boxes 36 - 39). 1954 - 1972

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 43, Folder 2

Photostats of Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. (copies of illustrations in boxes 36 - 39). ca. 1955 - 1960

Physical Description: 37 illustrations
Box 43, Folder 5

Photostats of Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. (copies of illustrations in boxes 36 - 39). ca. 1955 - 1965

Physical Description: 32 illustrations
Box 43, Folder 4

Photostats of Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. ca. 1955 - 1963

Physical Description: 37 illustrations
Box 43, Folder 6

Photostats of Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. (copies of illustrations in boxes 36-39). ca. 1953 - 1970

Physical Description: 35 illustrations
 

"Skirtings" ca. 1957 - 1961

Physical Description: 1 oversize box and 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of skirt designs for "Skirtings," a division of Sills and Co. The subseries also contains promotional materials and photographs featuring the Skirtings collection. All illustrations by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 23, Folder 1

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for "Skirtings", a division of Sills and Co. ca. 1957 - 1961

Physical Description: 10 photographs
Box 79, Folder 1

Portfolio for housing "Skirtings" design illustrations. 1957

Physical Description: 1 portfolio
Box 79, Folder 2

Cashin's promotional ideas for Skirtings collection. 1957

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 79, Folder 3

Cashin's design illustrations with photostats. 1957

Physical Description: 22 illustrations
Box 79, Folder 4

Cashin's design illustrations with blurbs and swatches. 1957

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 79, Folder 5

Cashin's design illustrations for June Havoc. ca. 1957

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
Box 79, Folder 6

Cashin's design illustrations. ca. 1957

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 79, Folder 7

Cashin's design illustrations. ca. 1957

Physical Description: 27 illustrations
 

Textile and Leather Swatches (Sills and Co. Ready-to-Wear) ca. 1975

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains swatches of materials selected by Bonnie Cashin for use in her Ready-to-Wear designs.
Box 41, Folder 2

Leather swatches for Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co.; colors named by Cashin. ca. 1975

Physical Description: 4 swatches
 

Slides (Sills and Co. Ready-to-Wear) ca. 1955 - 1980

Physical Description: 3 oversize boxes

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains slides of Bonnie Cashin's clothing design work. The subseries is particularly rich in slides of fashion shows and publicity photo shoots. Some materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 131, Folder 3

Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., modeled in Cashin's home and the Sills and Co. showroom. 1958 - 1976

Physical Description: 25 slides
Box 131, Folder 7

Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., modeled in showroom. December 1964

Physical Description: 93 slides
Box 131, Folder 8

Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., modeled in showroom and workroom. ca. 1964 - 1965

Physical Description: 9 slides
Box 131, Folder 9

Fashion show of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Spring 1965

Physical Description: 9 slides
Box 131, Folder 12

Fashion show of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., in workroom and Cashin's studio. November 1967 (Spring 1967 Collection)

Physical Description: 38 slides
Box 131, Folder 13

Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., modeled in showroom. May 1967 (Fall 1967 Collection)

Physical Description: 36 slides
Box 131, Folder 16

Fashion show and fittings of Cashin's ready-to-wear for Sills and Co., in showroom. November 1967 (Spring 1968)

Physical Description: 34 slides
Box 131, Folder 17

Models in Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., backstage at showroom. May 1968 (Fall 1968 Collection)

Physical Description: 13 slides
Box 131, Folder 18

Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., modeled in showroom. Spring 1969

Physical Description: 58 slides
Box 131, Folder 19

Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., modeled in workroom and showroom. Fall 1969

Physical Description: 26 slides
Box 131, Folder 20

Fashion show of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., in showroom. February 1970 (Spring 1970)

Physical Description: 69 slides
Box 131, Folder 23

Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., modeled in Cashin's apartment and studio. April 1970 (Fall 1970)

Physical Description: 25 slides
Box 131, Folder 24

Models in Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., backstage at showroom. May 1970 (Fall 1970)

Physical Description: 60 slides
Box 132, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1970 - 1971

Physical Description: 11 slides
Box 132, Folder 5

Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., modeled in showroom and workroom. April - May 1971 (Fall 1971 Collection

Physical Description: 49 slides
Box 132, Folder 6

Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., modeled in Manhattan and in showroom / workroom. October 1971 (Spring 1972 Collection)

Physical Description: 35 slides
Box 132, Folder 8

Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., modeled in showroom. January 1972 (Spring 1972 Collection)

Physical Description: 30 slides
Box 132, Folder 9

Fashion show of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co.; marked "All poor: keep as record only." May 1972 (Fall 1972 show)

Physical Description: 29 slides
Box 132, Folder 12

Models in Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., backstage at showroom. November 1972

Physical Description: 46 slides
Box 132, Folder 14

Fashion show of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., in showroom. November 1973 (Spring 1974 Collection)

Physical Description: 49 slides
Box 132, Folder 16

Fashion show of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. November 1974 (Spring 1975)

Physical Description: 13 slides
Box 132, Folder 17

Fashion show at Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., in showroom. May 1975

Physical Description: 13 slides
Box 133, Folder 2

Fashion show of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., in showroom. June 1975

Physical Description: 104 slides
Box 133, Folder 3

Fashion show of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co, modeled at Herman Miller showroom. November 1975

Physical Description: 72 slides
Box 133, Folder 5

Fashion show of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. June 1977 (Fall 1977 Collection)

Physical Description: 63 slides
Box 133, Folder 6

Fashion show of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. Fall 1977

Physical Description: 45 slides

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Helen O'Hagen
 

Fashion Show Commentary by Bonnie Cashin ca. 1974 - 1978

Physical Description: 1 oversize box

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains audio cassette recordings of Bonnie Cashin's commentary for her fashion shows. All recordings have been transferred to CD. All original recordings by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 242, Folder 3

Cassette recording: "Sills - opening Fall 1974"; reader copy on CD. May 1974

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 4

Cassette recording: "Sills Spring Opening"; reader copy on CD. 1974 - 1975

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 5

Cassette recording: "Sills Fall 1975"; reader copy on CD. May 1975

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 7

Cassette recording: "Sills Fall 1976"; reader copy on CD. May 1976

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 17

Cassette recording: "Raincoats: Singing in the Rain"; reader copy on CD. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 47

CD: "Raincoats: Singing in the Rain." ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 242, Folder 18

Cassette recording: "Gun Club Checks: The Entertainer"; reader copy on CD. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 19

Cassette recording: "English and Macintosh: Colonel Bogey"; reader copy on CD. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 20

Cassette recording: "Silver Bird"; reader copy on CD. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 21

Cassette recording: "Pretty Prints: Autumn Leaves"; reader copy on CD. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 22

Cassette recording: "Scotch Plaids: Joy"; reader copy on CD. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 23

Cassette recording: "Poncho: Paloma Blanca"; reader copy on CD. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 24

Cassette recording: "Winter White: Sleigh Ride"; reader copy on CD. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 25

Cassette recording: "Space Creature: Comforters: Close Encounters"; reader copy on CD. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 34

CD: "Fall 1974." May 1974

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 242, Folder 35

CD: "Sills Spring Opening." 1974 - 1975

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 242, Folder 36

CD: "Sills Fall 1975." May 1975

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 242, Folder 38

CD: "Sills Fall 1976." May 1976

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 242, Folder 48

CD: "Gun Club Checks: The Entertainer." ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 242, Folder 49

CD: "English and Macintosh: Colonel Bogey." ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 242, Folder 50

CD: "Silver Bird." ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 242, Folder 51

CD: "Pretty Prints: Autumn Leaves." ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 242, Folder 52

CD: "Scotch Plaids: Joy." ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 242, Folder 53

CD: "Poncho: Paloma Blanca." ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 242, Folder 54

CD: "Winter White: Sleigh Ride." ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 242, Folder 55

CD: "Space Creature: Comforters: Close Encounters." ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 CD
 

Fashion Shows ca. 1972 - 1977

Physical Description: 1 oversize box

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains 8 and 16mm films of Bonnie Cashin's fashion shows. All films have been transferred to DVD. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 237, Folder 2

8mm film: "Sills Showroom and Workroom"; reader copy on DVD. Fall 1976

Physical Description: 1 film
Box 237, Folder 3

8mm film: untitled (Sills); reader copy on DVD. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 film
Box 237, Folder 4

8mm film: "'74 showroom at Sills; Livingstone at U.N.; Evelyn Pearson at Herman Miller"; reader copy on DVD. 1974

Physical Description: 1 film
Box 237, Folder 6

16mm film: "Coty [Hall of Fame fashion show}"; directed and produced by Milton H. Greene; reader copy on DVD. 1972

Physical Description: 1 film
Box 237, Folder 8

8mm film: undeveloped. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 film
Box 237, Folder 9

DVD: includes Bonnie Cashin Sears Sewing Machin Commercial; Coty Fashion Hall of Fame award film produced and directed by Milton H. Greene. ca. 1972 - 1976

Physical Description: 1 DVD
Box 237, Folder 10

DVD of 8mm films, box 237 #s 1-5. ca. 1972 - 1977

Physical Description: 1 DVD
 

Patterns ca. 1953 - 1977

Physical Description: 6 oversize boxes and 34 hanging muslins

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's slopers and muslins of her clothing designs for Sills and Co. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 299, Folder 1

Original slopers for Cashin's ready-to-wear designs. ca. 1953 - 1977

Physical Description: 1 box of patterns
Box 298, Folder 1

Original slopers for Cashin's ready-to-wear designs. ca. 1953 - 1977

Physical Description: 1 box of patterns
Box 295, Folder 1

Original slopers for Cashin's ready-to-wear designs. ca. 1953 - 1977

Physical Description: 1 box of patterns
Box 296, Folder 1

Original slopers for Cashin's ready-to-wear designs. ca. 1953 - 1977

Physical Description: 1 box of patterns
Box 297, Folder 1

Original slopers for Cashin's ready-to-wear designs. ca. 1953 - 1977

Physical Description: 1 box of patterns
Box 315, Folder 1

Patterns and muslins for Cashin's fashion designs. ca. 1955 - 1975

Physical Description: 8 items
Box [missing box number - please check], Folder 1

Hanging muslins for Cashin's fashion designs. ca. 1955 - 1975

Physical Description: 34 muslins
 

Garments 1953 - 1977

Physical Description: 3 garment racks

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's clothing designs for Sills and Co.
 

Clothing designed by Cashin. 1953 - 1977

Physical Description: 123 garments
 

Green suede skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with black cashmere shell courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. 1963

Physical Description: 9 items.
 

Tan leather and wool cape designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. 1958

Physical Description: 5 items.
 

Red wool skirt designed by Cashin for Skirtings Inc., a division of Sills and Co; photographed with black cashmere shell courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1956

Physical Description: 2 items.
 

Red leather jodphurs designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with black cashmere skell, courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1958

Physical Description: 3 items.
 

Black leather and alpaca great coat and skirt, designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with black cashmere shell courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. 1953

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Tan leather and alpaca coat, vest, and hat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with tweed skirt courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation Fall 1964

Physical Description: 15 items.
 

Green mohair coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with cashmere dress courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. 1964

Physical Description: 13 items.
 

Olive-brown leather coat with raccoon trim and wool jersey dress designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Fall 1968

Physical Description: 27 items.
 

Taupe knit and leather suit designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with hat and cashmere sweater courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation 1961

Physical Description: 8 items.
 

Pink suede camisole and orange wool skirt designed by Cashin for Sills; photographed with hat courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. 1961

Physical Description: 7 items.
 

Green tweed blouse and shorts designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with hat and tote bag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Spring 1969

Physical Description: 29 items.
 

Red leather bolero jacket designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with black wool dress, courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1958

Physical Description: 4 items.
 

Olive leather suit designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with olive cashmere sweater and hat courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1968

Physical Description: 28 items.
 

White mohair coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with hat courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Spring 1966

Physical Description: 21 items.
 

Green suede fringed dress designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with hat courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Spring 1966

Physical Description: 22 items.
 

Suede suit with mink trim designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with ivory cashmere sweater and hat courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1969

Physical Description: 30 items.
 

Tweed coat and scarf designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Fall 1969

Physical Description: 31 items.
 

Tweed coat and suede pants designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Fall 1969

Physical Description: 32 items.
 

Tweed jacket and skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with olive cashmere sweater courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1970

Physical Description: 33 items.
 

Suede jacket with raccoon trim designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with olive cashmere cardigan courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1970

Physical Description: 35 items.
 

Blue tweed coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with blue cashmere dress and handbag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1971

Physical Description: 38 items.
 

Tan and white tweed cape and skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with yellow cashmere sweater, hat and handbag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Spring 1964

Physical Description: 12 items.
 

Green suede dress designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Spring 1971

Physical Description: 37 items.
 

Tweed trench coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with gloves and head wrap courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1972

Physical Description: 41 items.
 

Tan leather dress designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with black and tan houndstooth coat, tote bag, and hat courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation Spring 1966

Physical Description: 20 items.
 

tan wool coat and wool jersey dress designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with tote bag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1967

Physical Description: 26 items.
 

Brown suede suit with black knit insert designed by Cashin for Sills and Co., photographed with handbag designed by Cashin for Coach. Fall 1964

Physical Description: 14 items.
 

Grey coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. January 1964

Physical Description: 11 items.
 

Black and white wool jersey poncho and black wool jersey dress designed by Cashin for Sills and Co., photographed with Mailbag designed by Cashin for Coach. Spring 1971

Physical Description: 36 items.
 

Olive wool jersey and suede dress designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Fall 1964

Physical Description: 16 items.
 

Tan suede and alpaca jacket and tangerine bloomers designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with head wrap courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1971

Physical Description: 39 items.
 

Tweed cape coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with brown sweater and handbag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1970

Physical Description: 34 items.
 

Yellow suede cape designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with yellow cashmere dress and head wrap courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Spring 1972

Physical Description: 40 items.
 

Yellow wool jersey top and plaid wool skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with matching hat and tote bag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Spring 1966

Physical Description: 19 items.
 

Tweed cape and leather skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with olive wool sweater courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. ca. 1970

Physical Description: 73 items.
 

Tan and ivory striped poncho, jacket, and skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.l; photographed with head wrap and tote bag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. ca. 1974

Physical Description: 76 items.
 

Black trench coat designed by Cashin for Russell Taylor. ca. 1978

Physical Description: 79 items.
 

Taupe knit cardigan and leather dress designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with hat courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation 1963

Physical Description: 10 items.
 

Tan suede jacket designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. ca. 1970

Physical Description: 74 items.
 

Tan suede dress designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Spring 1975

Physical Description: 50 items.
 

Brown wool cape and leather pants designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with ivory cashmere sweater courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1974

Physical Description: 49 items.
 

Teal wool jersey dress and plaid short kimono jacket designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Fall 1974

Physical Description: 48 items.
 

Green hoair short-sleeved coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Spring 1974

Physical Description: 47 items.
 

Tan and ivory tweed coat and tan suede dress designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with ivory head wrap and handbag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Spring 1974

Physical Description: 45 items.
 

Tan wool coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. ca. 1960

Physical Description: 63 items.
 

Rust wool jersey bloomer suit designed by Cashin for Sills and Co,; photographed with umbrella courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1977

Physical Description: 60 items.
 

Grey and raspberry herringbone cape designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. ca. 1964

Physical Description: 68 items.
 

Ivory leather top designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Spring 1960

Physical Description: 6 items.
 

Tan suede and leather kimono jacket and pants designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with head wrap courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1972

Physical Description: 43 items.
 

Tan and ivory short-sleeved tweed coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with head wrap courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Spring 1974

Physical Description: 46 items.
 

Olive suede sleeveless jacket with raccoon trim and pants designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with olive wool sweater and hat courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1972

Physical Description: 42 items.
 

Suede and leather tunic designed by Cashin for Sills and Co., photographed with handbag designed by Cashin for Coach. Fall 1965

Physical Description: 17 items.
 

Red leather jacket with black and white tweed skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with hat courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. ca. 1954

Physical Description: 62 items.
 

Brown wool and leather suit designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with yellow cashmere sweater courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. ca. 1970

Physical Description: 72 items.
 

Pink linen coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with cashmere dress, hat and holster handbag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 70 items.
 

Tan and ivory tweed poncho and skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with striped cashmere sweater and tote bag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. ca. 1972

Physical Description: 75 items.
 

Mauve and olive mohair coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with sweater and mittens courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1973

Physical Description: 44 items.
 

Blue cotton coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. ca. 1963

Physical Description: 66 items.
 

Grey mohair jacket with tan mohair top and skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with hat and handbag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1965

Physical Description: 18 items.
 

Red wool tunic and grey wool skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with hat and handbag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1966

Physical Description: 23 items.
 

Plaid tweed coat and skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with olive cashmere shell and briefcase courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. 1967

Physical Description: 24 items.
 

Grey wool coat and pink wool jersey dress designed by Cashin for Sills and Co., photographed with handbag and flask designed by Cashin for Coach. Fall 1967

Physical Description: 25 items.
 

Green boucle coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with green sweater and bloomers courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. ca. 1976

Physical Description: 77 items.
 

Multi-colored block pattern wool coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. ca. 1965

Physical Description: 69 items.
 

Tan and ivory mohair coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with handbag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Spring 1977

Physical Description: 59 items.
 

Dark pink leather tunic with mohair collar designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. ca. 1964

Physical Description: 67 items.
 

Green, yellow and orange linen coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with cashmere dress, hat, and handbag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. 1967

Physical Description: 71 items.

General note

Gift of Suzane Westby
 

Red leather coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. ca. 1962

Physical Description: 65 items.
 

Tan canvas and leather jacket and vest designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with tan wool bloomers courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1977

Physical Description: 61 items.
 

Lilac wool jersey dress designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Spring 1977

Physical Description: 56 items.
 

Tan and ivory striped rain coat designed by Cashin for Russell Taylor. ca. 1978

Physical Description: 78 items.
 

Tan suede dress with snap sleeves designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with head wrap courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1975

Physical Description: 51 items.
 

Lilac and beige mohair blouse and beige leather pants designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with head wrap and handbag courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Spring 1977

Physical Description: 57 items.
 

Tan and cranberry suede top and pants designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Fall 1976

Physical Description: 54 items.
 

Tan wool and suede cape designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Spring 1976

Physical Description: 53 items.
 

Beige canvas and leather top and skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. Spring 1977

Physical Description: 58 items.
 

Grey wool cape-coat designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with charcoal grey cashmere sweater courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Fall 1975

Physical Description: 52 items.
 

Green mohair poncho and skirt designed by Cashin for Sills and Co.; photographed with green cashmere sweater courtesy The Bonnie Cashin Foundation. Spring 1977

Physical Description: 55 items.
 

Tan leather and alpaca cape designed by Cashin for Sills and Co. ca. 1962

Physical Description: 64 items.
Box 319

Noh cape - Dark grey with black leather piping ca. 1952–1957

Scope and Content

Material: Wool/Leather
Gift of June Wayne, 2010.
Box 316, Folder 1

Fragile garments designed by Cashin: fringe dress; parabola coat and dress; coat with interior purse pocket. ca. 1960s

Physical Description: 4 garments
 

Writings and Musings by Bonnie Cashin ca. 1949 - 1980

Physical Description: 12 oversize boxes

Scope and Content Note

This series contains essays and memos written by Bonnie Cashin. The series is particularly rich in Cashin's collection essays describing her ready-to-wear collections for various clothing manufacturers. All materials contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

Cashin Signatures and Logo Designs (Writings and Musings) ca. 1950 - 1985

Physical Description: 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's signatures and drafts of various logo ideas for use on her clothing and accessory designs. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 254, Folder 1

Cashin's logo ideas. ca. 1950 - 1980

Physical Description: 47 pages
Box 254, Folder 2

Labels and hangtags for Cashin's designs. ca. 1950 - 1985

Physical Description: 30 labels
 

Collection Essays by Bonnie Cashin (Writings and Musings) 1958 - 1980

Physical Description: 4 oversize boxes and 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains essays written by Bonnie Cashin to outline each ready-to-wear collection. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 252, Folder 5

Outline of "Future Indicative: Big Plan #3" a collection designed for travelers. ca. 1980

Physical Description: 7 pages; 1 folder
 

Essays Regarding Dress and Design ca. 1948 - 1985

Physical Description: 2 oversize boxes and 7 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's essays regarding dress and design. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 139, Folder 1

Untitled essay regarding the contemporary fashion scene. ca. 1948

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 2

"On Wetness and Keeping Dry." ca. 1955

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 3

"A Designer Looks at Housewifeliness." ca. 1955

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 4

Essay regarding the establishment of Bonnie Cashin Designs, Inc. 1954

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 139, Folder 5

Essay for Philadelphia Fashion Group regarding "Operation Cashin." ca. 1955

Physical Description: 7 pages
Box 139, Folder 6

"On Cars." 1958

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 139, Folder 7

"Designer's Holiday"; published in "Playbill." April 22, 1957

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 139, Folder 8

"Bonnie and the Hats." ca. 1957

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 139, Folder 9

"To Eleni" (Sakis); a letter for publication in the "Washington Star" regarding Cashin's purchase of Briarcliff Manor. ca. 1958

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 10

"One Can Be An Individualist . . . And Make It Work"; essay for Fashion Group International. October 1958

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 139, Folder 11

"The Bonnie Cashin - Philip Sills Story." 1959

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 12

"Future Indicative: Clothes of the Future." ca. 1959

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 13

"To a Young Designer: An Anthology for Young Creative Minds"; quotes to be used in unrealized book by Cashin. ca. 1960

Physical Description: 6 pages
Box 139, Folder 14

Essay regarding the "mushrooming sportswear market." April 1960

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 139, Folder 15

"Way to Dress for a Way to Live." May 18, 1961

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 16

"Dear British Woolen Industry . . . I love you!"; published in "Ambassador Magazine." 1961

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 139, Folder 17

"Design Piracy"; transcription of Cashin's speech to the Washington Fashion Group. March 14, 1961

Physical Description: 14 pages
Box 139, Folder 18

Letter to Eleni Sakis at the "Washington Star"; written for Washington Fashion Group. March 21, 1962

Physical Description: 7 pages
Box 139, Folder 19

Philip Sills' essay for Washington Fashion Group. March 21, 1962

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 20

Essay regarding use of color; for the "Philadelphia Bulletin." ca. 1960s

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 139, Folder 21

Transcription of talk given at the Philadelphia Museum regarding the 10th anniversary of designing for Sills and Co. August 3, 1962

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 22

"Head in Bag." 1963

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 139, Folder 23

"Chic is Where You Find It or The Designer Goes to Source Material"; read at the Boston Museum of Art. October 29, 1963

Physical Description: 6 pages
Box 139, Folder 24

"Fashion is Where You Find It or the Designer Goes to Source Material." ca. 1963

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 139, Folder 25

"On Process of an Idea / Cashin on Fashion." Fall 1963

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 139, Folder 26

"On Spring." November 7, 1963

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 27

"To a Future Eunice Cashin Scholar." ca. 1964

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 139, Folder 28

"Something for the Boys." 1964

Physical Description: 6 pages
Box 139, Folder 29

"Comments on Clothes for the Future." ca. 1964 - 1965

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 30

"On Shakespeare and the Bountiful Eye." May 14, 1964

Physical Description: 7 pages
Box 139, Folder 31

"Bonnie Cashin Sounds Off"; written for the "San Francisco Examiner." ca. 1965

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 32

"A Faery Story (But Not Very) for Ballantyne Day." 1965

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 139, Folder 33

"Bonnie Cashin's Paper Route to Fashion"; written for Museum of Contemporary Crafts' "Made with Paper" exhibition. 1965

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 139, Folder 34

"From Bonnie Cashin" regarding a modular collection. 1965

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 139, Folder 35

"From Bonnie Cashin" regarding "the year of the knee." 1965

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 139, Folder 36

"A Plan" to open a London shop. 1965

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 37

"On Clothing as Communication." May 6, 1956 (Fall 1965)

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 139, Folder 38

"Letter to a Young Designer"; essay for Mt. Mary College. September 1965

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 139, Folder 39

"Prospectus for Expansion: A Workshop Tentatively Called 'Bonnie Cashin's Place.'" January 18, 1966

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 40

"The Portable Cashin." 1966

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 139, Folder 41

"The Cashmere Road to Travel." 1966

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 139, Folder 42

"On Elbows and Knees and Other Funny Parts." May 4, 1966

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 139, Folder 43

"New Now Pow . . . Cashmere." ca. 1967

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 139, Folder 44

"From Bonnie Cashin" regarding Coach. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 139, Folder 45

"From Bonnie Cashin" regarding her exhibition at the Time-Life Building in London. Fall / Winter 1967

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 139, Folder 46

"A Decade of Progress? Could Be." 1967

Physical Description: 8 pages
Box 139, Folder 47

"From Bonnie Cashin" regarding clothing designs in paper and organdy. 1968

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 139, Folder 48

"Travel Wardrobe Plot." ca. 1968

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 140, Folder 1

"Comments on Clothes of the Future on Two Levels . . . A. Far Future . . . Like 2068 . . B. Near Future . . . Like 1973." ca. 1968

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 140, Folder 2

Untitled essay, regarding Thorsten Veblen. ca. 1968

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 140, Folder 3

"Is Fashion Dyeing?" 1968

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 140, Folder 4

"On Knits"; published in "American Fabrics and Fashions" issue 81. 1968

Physical Description: 9 pages
Box 140, Folder 5

"Operation Cashin." ca. 1968

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 140, Folder 6

"On Black." ca. 1969

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 140, Folder 7

"A Way to Look." ca. 1969

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 140, Folder 8

"On Young Attitudes." May 1969

Physical Description: 9 pages
Box 140, Folder 9

"Bonnie Cashin's Knittery." ca. 1970

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 140, Folder 10

"Of Knits and Stores and the Word 'Designer'." ca. 1970

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 140, Folder 11

"Earth Day." Fall / Winter 1970

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 140, Folder 12

Essay in response to a Charles A. Reich article published in "The New Yorker"; published in "American Fabrics and Fashions." October 1970

Physical Description: 7 pages
Box 140, Folder 13

"A Fable." 1970

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 140, Folder 14

Essay for "McCall's Magazine." June 6, 1970

Physical Description: 23 pages
Box 140, Folder 15

"Dear Peg" (Zwecker at "Chicago Daily News") and "Dialogue with a Young Student." October 1970

Physical Description: 11 pages
Box 140, Folder 16

"On Taste." November 12, 1970

Physical Description: 20 pages
Box 140, Folder 17

"From Bonnie Cashin" regarding James Thurber. 1971

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 140, Folder 18

"On Solutions . . . Clothing that Relates." May 6, 1971

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 140, Folder 19

"In Praise of Hands." 1972

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 140, Folder 20

"Dear Eleni" (Sakis at the "Washington Star") regarding The Knittery. ca. 1972

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 140, Folder 21

"On Change . . . For the Better." November 4, 1971

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 140, Folder 22

"We The Women: From Man's 'Display Rack' to Independent, Graceful Liberal: a Leading American Designer Assays 20th-Century Fashion." March 1973

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 140, Folder 23

"From Bonnie Cashin" regarding Carl Sandburg and the Scotch plaid test. Fall 1973

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 140, Folder 24

Untitled essay. November 1, 1973

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 140, Folder 25

"Bonnie Cashin on Fashion" interview by Etta Froio. January 1974

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 140, Folder 26

"Obsolescence is Obsolete!" February 8, 1974

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 140, Folder 27

"On the Care and Feeding of the Creative Designer." 1974

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 140, Folder 28

"Department of Obsolete Concepts." ca. 1974 - 1975

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 140, Folder 29

"Bonnie Cashin Talks About Fashion." ca. 1975

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 140, Folder 30

"On the Pursuit of Excellence." May 1, 1975

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 140, Folder 31

"This Year of Great Change." November 7, 1975

Physical Description: 8 pages
Box 140, Folder 32

"The Word Designer." 1976

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 140, Folder 33

"On Quality." May 6, 1976

Physical Description: 6 pages
Box 140, Folder 34

"A Designer Speaks Out." 1976

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 140, Folder 35

"On Forced Obsolescence" for CBS television broadcast. 1976

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 140, Folder 36

"Talking to Myself Regarding Cashin Country." ca. 1977

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 140, Folder 37

Essay regarding changes in the fashion industry. 1977

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 140, Folder 38

Essay regarding umbrella and tote designs. Fall 1977

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 140, Folder 39

Essay regarding fur. Winter 1977 - 1978

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 140, Folder 40

"Creative Response and Religion?" ca. 1977

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 140, Folder 41

"Thoughts . . . Future Indicative." September 28, 1977

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 140, Folder 42

"Bonnie Cashin Booklist on Creative Attitudes." ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 140, Folder 43

"Dr. Cashin's 10 Steps - Healthy Habits." ca. 1980

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 140, Folder 44

"On the Creative Process and the Syncing of Technology, the Designer and Management." September 26, 1980

Physical Description: 8 pages
Box 140, Folder 45

"Building a Career, Building a Life"; transcript of talk given for career day seminar hosted by Dallas Fashion Group. April 17, 1982

Physical Description: 10 pages
Box 140, Folder 46

"Our Designed Environment: Where Do We Go from Here?" ca. 1980s

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 166, Folder 1

Documents regarding design practices in India and ideas for the export market, generated by Cashin's Ford Foundation trip to India. May 5, 1957 - Ca. September 1957

Physical Description: 69 pages
Box 167, Folder 6

Writing regarding Cashin's Ford Foundation trip and the development of India Center in NYC. 1957

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 250, Folder 1

Cashin's essay titled "Interesting Women." ca. 1980

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 252, Folder 1

Cashin's notes regarding designs and collection ideas. ca. 1970 - 1985

Physical Description: 14 pages
Box 252, Folder 4

Cashin's essays regarding rainwear designs. ca. 1955 - 1965

Physical Description: 20 pages
Box 255, Folder 1

Cashin's comments on design piracy in the fashion industry. ca. 1960s - 1970s

Physical Description: 16 pages
Box 292, Folder 4

Essay and illustration regarding clothing designs for "The Moped Scene." ca. 1976

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 252, Folder 13

Statement of Purpose from the Certificate of Incorporation of Innovative Design Fund, Inc.

Scope and Content

This material is an addition to the Bonnie Cashin collection of Fashion, Theater and Film Costume Design donated by Kenneth Skolnik and Ruth Chernia. The folder includes seven pages of written notes on innovative design and the statement of purpose from the Certificate of Incorporation of Innovative Design Fund, Inc. proposed and written by Bonnie Cashin.
 

Press Releases (Writings and Musings) 1950 - 1981

Physical Description: 2 oversize boxes and 3 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains materials used to promote Bonnie Cashin's fashion designs. The subseries is particularly rich in articles and press releases regarding her designs, as well as Cashin's writings and announcements of specific collections. All original writings by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 141, Folder 1

Happy New Year announcement from Adler and Adler. ca. 1950

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 141, Folder 2

Invitation to Adler and Adler ready-to-wear collection "Bonnie Cashin's American Viewpoint Clothes." ca. 1950

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 141, Folder 3

Invitations Cashin's "Summer Magic" ready-to-wear collection for Adler and Adler. ca. 1951

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 141, Folder 4

Publicity regarding "Bonnie Cashin Canvasses" ready-to-wear collection for Adler and Adler. ca. 1951

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 141, Folder 5

Publicity regarding "Bonnie Cashin's Barnstormers" coat collection for Main Street Rainwear. ca. 1951 - 1952

Physical Description: 10 pages
Box 141, Folder 6

Publicity regarding Cashin's "Sculptura" and "Straw Hat" knitwear collections for Joseph Guttman and Brothers. ca. 1952 - 1953

Physical Description: 15 pages
Box 141, Folder 7

Publicity regarding Cashin's "Sleeper Jeepers" and "Good Morning" robe designs for Wamsutta. ca. 1953

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 141, Folder 8

Publicity regarding Cashin's "A group of Collector's Item Leathers" ready-to-wear collection for Sills and Co. 1953

Physical Description: 8 pages
Box 141, Folder 9

Publicity regarding Cashin's "Primavera" ready-to-wear collection for Sills and Co. ca. 1954

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 141, Folder 10

Cashin's commentary for Sills and Mr. Siggy fashion shows of her designs. June 3, 1955

Physical Description: 10 pages
Box 141, Folder 11

Publicity regarding "Bonnie Cashin's 'Country Manner': A Collection of Leatherwear for Gentlewomen" for Sills and Co. July 1956

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 141, Folder 12

Publicity regarding Cashin's Ford Foundation trip and related collections; Cashin's essay "The Portable Cashin." 1956

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 141, Folder 13

Publicity regarding Cashin's "Skirtings: A Ready-Mix Collection for the Epicure" for Sills and Co. 1956

Physical Description: 6 pages
Box 141, Folder 14

Publicity regarding Cashin's concepts of "The Poncho." Fall 1956

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 141, Folder 15

Publicity regarding Cashin's "Five After Five" leather and fur jacket collection for Sills and Co. July 27, 1957

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 141, Folder 16

Sills and Co. line list of advertised styles. Fall 1957

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 141, Folder 17

Publicity regarding "Philip Sills Presents a Collection of Clothes for the Epicure Designed by Bonnie Cashin." ca. 1957

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 141, Folder 18

Publicity regarding "Spring Fever 1958: A Collection of Leathers and Tweeds Designed by Bonnie Cashin" for Sills and Co. October 10, 1957

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 141, Folder 19

Publicity regarding "Fringe Benefits"; For Mrs. Gulliver's Travels"; "Mohair Matters"; "The Trailblazing Clothes of Bonnie Cashin"; all ready-to-wear collections for Sills and Co. ca. Fall 1958

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 141, Folder 20

New Yorker advertisements of Cashin ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co. 1958

Physical Description: 7 pages
Box 141, Folder 21

"The Jet Perspective"; booklet featuring Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Sills and Co., excerpted from "Charm Magazine." October 1958

Physical Description: 1 booklet
Box 141, Folder 22

Publicity blurbs regarding Cashin's ready-to-wear designs. 1959

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 141, Folder 23

Advertisement: "Whenever You See a Really Smart Woman Traveling She'll Undoubtedly be Wearing Something Leather Designed by Bonnie Cashin for Philip Sills." 1958 - Fall 1959

Physical Description: 2 pages
Box 141, Folder 24

Publicity regarding Cashin's trip to Russia. 1959

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 141, Folder 25

Publicity regarding Cashin's concepts of "Deep Freeze Diggings." September 11, 1959

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 141, Folder 26

Press kit folder: "Happy 1961!: Bonnie Cashin designs for Philip Sills." 1961

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 141, Folder 27

Blurbs regarding Cashin's ready-to-wear designs, including "Tree Trippers" collection for Sills and Co. 1962

Physical Description: 10 pages
Box 141, Folder 28

"Bonnie Cashin's Animal Kingdom" for Fantasia Furs. 1962

Physical Description: 6 pages
Box 141, Folder 29

"A working Sketch By Bonnie Cashin for Philip Sills: Our Fall Ads for The New Yorker"; London Sunday Times Award Announcement. 1964

Physical Description: 10 pages
Box 141, Folder 30

Press Kit Folder "Bonnie Cashin / Philip Sills 'Chicmanship'." ca. 1965

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 141, Folder 31

Publicity blurbs regarding Cashin's "The Knittery." ca. 1970 - 1976

Physical Description: 11 pages
Box 141, Folder 32

Bonnie Cashin / Philip Sills press release folder featuring "the layered look." ca. 1977

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 141, Folder 33

Publicity blurbs regarding Cashin's ready-to-wear collection for Gropper. Fall 1979

Physical Description: 3 pages
Box 141, Folder 34

Press kit regarding Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor's Weatherwear division. ca. 1978

Physical Description: 1 folder; 10 pages
Box 141, Folder 35

Publicity regarding Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor's Weatherwear division. February 15, 1978 - Fall / Winter 1981

Physical Description: 27 pages
Box 253, Folder 6

Article on Cashin's guidelines for hosting a dinner party. 1978

Physical Description: 7 pages
 

Notes and memos ca. 1957 - 1990s

Physical Description: 5 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's informal notes and memos regarding non-fashion design, television programming, residential interiors, and California, particularly its history of oil production. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 219, Folder 5

Notes regarding oil and California. ca. 1980

Physical Description: 12 pages
Box 252, Folder 7

Ideas for household product designs. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 7 pages
Box 252, Folder 8

Ideas regarding residential interior floorplans and storage concepts. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 13 pages
Box 252, Folder 9

Ideas regarding television programs on fashion. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 5 pages
 

Fur Coat Designs Fall 1956 -1978

Physical Description: 33 folders

Scope and Content Note

This series contains Bonnie Cashin's record of her fur coat design contracts. The series includes Cashin's notes, correspondence, original and photocopied design illustrations, publicity photographs and coat prototypes. The series is subdivided by manufacturer: Annis Fur Co., Fantasia Furs, Bonnie Cashin's Animal Kingdom, H.B.A. Fur Corp., and R.R.G. All illustrations and writings by Cashin contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

Annis Fur Company Fall 1956

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for manufacturer Annis Fur Company. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 78, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for Annis Fur Co. Fall 1956

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
 

Fantasia Furs 1959

Physical Description: 5 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains documentation of Bonnie Cashin's fur coat designs for manufacturer Fantasia Furs. The subseries is particularly rich in Cashin's design illustrations and also includes promotional material and one fur coat in very fragile condition. All illustrations by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 36, Folder 9

Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for Fantasia Furs, numbered 201 - 222. 1959

Physical Description: 14 illustrations
Box 79, Folder 8

Cashin's promotional ideas for Skirtings collection. 1959

Physical Description: 11 pages
Box 79, Folder 9

Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for Fantasia Furs. 1959

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 79, Folder 10

Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for Fantasia Furs. 1959

Physical Description: 16 illustrations
Box 317, Folder 1

Leopard coat designed by Cashin; very fragile. 1959

Physical Description: 1 coat
 

"Bonnie Cashin's Animal Kingdom" 1962

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for a collection titled "Bonnie Cashin's Animal Kingdom." All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 82, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs. 1962

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
 

H.B.A Fur Corp. 1974-1976

Physical Description: 15 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains documentation of Bonnie Cashin's fur coat designs for manufacturer H.B.A. Fur Corp. The subseries includes Cashin's design illustrations, memos, and essays regarding fur coat design as well as slides featuring her designs and two fur coats. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 31, Folder 1

Notes and correspondence regarding Cashin's H.B.A. Fur Corp. design contract. Folder 1 of 2. 1974

Physical Description: 54 pages
Box 31, Folder 2

Memos and correspondence regarding Cashin's fur coat designs for H.B.A. Fur Corp. Folder 2 of 2. 1974

Physical Description: 61 pages
Box 31, Folder 3

Notes and correspondence regarding Cashin's fur coat designs for H.B.A. Fur Corp. 1975

Physical Description: 50 pages
Box 31, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for H.B.A. Fur Corp. Folder 1 of 2. January 1975

Physical Description: 25 illustrations
Box 31, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for H.B.A. Fur Corp. Folder 2 of 2 1975

Physical Description: 25 illustrations
Box 31, Folder 6

Black and white photographs of Cashin's fur coat designs for H.B.A. Fur Corp. 1975

Physical Description: 35 photographs
Box 31, Folder 7

Notes and correspondence regarding dissolution of Cashin's H.B.A Fur Corp. design contract. 1976

Physical Description: 7 pages
Box 32, Folder 7

Black and white photographs of Cashin's fur coat designs for R.R.G. 1978

Physical Description: 17 photographs
Box 133, Folder 1

Slides; Fashion show and publicity photoshoot of Cashin's fur coat designs for H.B.A. furs. June 1975

Physical Description: 104 slides
Box 242, Folder 6

Cassette recording: "Bonnie Cashin Fur Collection: H.B.A."; reader copy on CD. Fall 1975

Physical Description: 1 audio cassette
Box 242, Folder 37

CD: "Bonnie Cashin Fur Collection: H.B.A." Fall 1975

Physical Description: 1 CD
Box 280, Folder 10

Photographs of models wearing Cashin's fur coat designs. 1975

Physical Description: 5 pages (includes contact sheets and prints)
Box 317, Folder 2

Fragile fur coat with back pockets designed by Cashin. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 coat
Box 317, Folder 3

Fragile patchwork fur coat designed by Cashin. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 1 coat
 

R.R.G. (Rein, Rame and Gurvitch, Inc.) 1977 - 1978

Physical Description: 11 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains documentation of Bonnie Cashin's fur coat designs for manufacturer R.R.G. The subseries includes Cashin's design illustrations, memos, and essays regarding fur coat design. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 32, Folder 1

Notes, correspondence, and line lists regarding Cashin's fur coat designs for R.R.G. 1977

Physical Description: 39 pages
Box 32, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for R.R.G. Folder 1 of 2. February - April 1978

Physical Description: 39 illustrations
Box 32, Folder 3

Duplicates of Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for R.R.G. Folder 2 of 2. 1978

Physical Description: 32 illustrations
Box 32, Folder 4

Reduced copies of Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for R.R.G. 1977

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 32, Folder 5

Press kit for Cashin's fur coat collection for R. R. G. 1978

Physical Description: 8 pages
Box 32, Folder 6

Photostats of Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for R.R.G. 1977

Physical Description: 33 illustrations
Box 105, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for R.R.G. 1977

Physical Description: 33 illustrations
Box 105, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for R.R.G. 1977

Physical Description: 38 illustrations
Box 105, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of fur coat designs for R.R.G. 1977

Physical Description: 23 illustrations
Box 133, Folder 4

Fashion show of Cashin's fur coat designs for R.R.G. June 1977

Physical Description: 22 slides
Box 280, Folder 9

Photographs of models wearing Cashin's fur coat designs. 1977 - 1978

Physical Description: 3 photographs
 

Loungewear Designs 1951-1975

Physical Description: 16 folders

Scope and Content Note

This series contains Bonnie Cashin's record of her loungewear design contracts. The series includes original and photocopies design illustrations with swatches and publicity materials. The series is subdivided by manufacturer: Dorain-Macksoud, Evelyn Pearson and one unknown firm. All illustrations contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

Dorian-Macksoud: Hostess Pajamas and Gown Designs 1951-Ca. 1958

Physical Description: 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of at-home wear and press release photographs of her designs for manufacturer Dorian-Macksoud. All original illustrations by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 20, Folder 4

Black and white photographs of Cashin's loungewear designs for Dorian-Macksoud. 1951

Physical Description: 6 photographs

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Halley Erskine
Box 70, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of at-home wear designed for Dorian-Macsoud. ca. 1958

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
 

1950s At-Home Designs 1951 - Ca. 1959

Physical Description: 1 oversize box

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of loungewear designs for various manufacturers. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 70, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of at-home wear designed for Lord and Taylor. 1951 - 1953

Physical Description: 21 illustrations
Box 70, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of at-home wear designs, with swatches. ca. 1953 - 1955

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 70, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of at-home wear designs, with swatches and blurbs. ca. 1955 - 1957

Physical Description: 21 illustrations
Box 70, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of robe designs. ca. 1958

Physical Description: 39 illustrations
Box 70, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of robe designs. ca. 1957 - 1959

Physical Description: 26 illustrations
 

Evelyn Pearson 1975

Physical Description: 9 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of loungewear designs for manufacturer Evelyn Pearson. The subseries also includes two 8mm films of fashion shows featuring these designs. All illustrations by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 33, Folder 1

Swatches and notes regarding Cashin's loungewear designs for Evelyn Pearson. March 12 - April 26, 1975

Physical Description: 18 pages
Box 33, Folder 2

Invitation to and photographs of Cashin's fashion show for Evelyn Pearson. 1975

Physical Description: 46 pages
Box 33, Folder 3

Copies of Cashin's loungewear design illustrations for Evelyn Pearson, with swatches. 1975

Physical Description: 26 illustrations
Box 33, Folder 4

Copies of Cashin's loungewear design illustrations for Evelyn Pearson, with swatches. 1975

Physical Description: 32 illustrations
Box 108, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of loungewear designs for Evelyn Pearson. 1975

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 108, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of loungewear designs for Evelyn Pearson. 1975

Physical Description: 19 illustrations
Box 132, Folder 19

Slides; Fashion show of Cashin's loungewear designs for Evelyn Pearson. May 1975

Physical Description: 100 slides
Box 237, Folder 5

8mm film: "Spring Line; Herman Miller"; reader copy on DVD. May 1975

Physical Description: 1 film
 

Accessory Designs ca. 1955 - 1987

Physical Description: 97 folders

Scope and Content Note

This series contains Bonnie Cashin's record of her accessory design contracts, including handbags, tote bags, hats, gloves and umbrellas. The series is particularly rich in Cashin's illustrations of handbag designs for manufacturers Coach and Meyers. The series is subdivided by manufacturer: Coach, crescendoe-Superb, Meyers, Aris, D.Klein,and an autonomous Bonnie Cashin Collection. All materials contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

One-Off Designs (Accessory) ca. 1960s

Physical Description: 1 pair shoes

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains one pair of shoes used for a Sills and Co. fashion show.
Box 311, Folder 1

Shoes by "Michele" used for a Cashin fashion show. ca. 1960s

Physical Description: 1 pair shoes
 

Headcover Designs ca. 1950s - 1978

Physical Description: 3 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of headcover designs as well as a selection of prototype hats. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 59, Folder 5

Rough illustrations of Cashin's design ideas, including headcovers. ca. 1950s - 1970s

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 305, Folder 1

Prototype hats designed by Cashin. ca. 1960s

Physical Description: 7 hats
 

Coach; Handbags and Related Accessories 1962 - 1975

Physical Description: 3 oversize boxes and 5 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains documentation of Bonnie Cashin's accessory designs for manufacturer Coach. The series is particularly rich in promotional material as well as preliminary sketches of handbag designs. Several prototypes and manufactured examples of her handbag designs are also included. All illustrations, writings, and brochures by Bonnie Cashin.
Box 82, Folder 10

Cashin's illustrations of handbag designs for Coach. Mid-1960s

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 100, Folder 1

Cashin's pencil illustrations of handbag designs for Coach. 1962 - 1964

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 100, Folder 2

Reprints of Coach brochure covers featuring art by Cashin. ca. 1962 - 1972

Physical Description: 15 pages
Box 100, Folder 3

Cashin's memos and illustrations of "Cashin Carry" handbag designs for Coach. ca. 1964

Physical Description: 7 pages
Box 100, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of handbag designs for Coach (handbags only). ca. 1964

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 100, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of handbag designs for Coach (handbags shown on models). ca. 1964 - 1968

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 100, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of handbag designs for Coach. Spring 1971

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 177, Folder 1

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs and swatch of Cashin's trademark striped lining. ca. 1962

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 177, Folder 2

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. 1962 - 1972

Physical Description: 32 illustrations
Box 177, Folder 3

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. ca. 1965

Physical Description: 33 illustrations
Box 177, Folder 4

Line list of Cashin's handbag designs with rough design illustrations. Spring - Summer 1966

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 177, Folder 5

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. ca. 1968

Physical Description: 25 illustrations
Box 177, Folder 6

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. ca. 1970

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 177, Folder 7

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. February 17, 1970

Physical Description: 36 illustrations
Box 178, Folder 1

Memos, essays, correspondence, and promotional materials regarding Cashin's accessory designs. ca. 1962 - 1970

Physical Description: 51 pages
Box 178, Folder 2

Promotional material and press releases regarding Cashin's handbag designs. 1965 - 1973

Physical Description: 28 pages
Box 178, Folder 3

File folder for Coach documents. 1960s

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 178, Folder 4

Clippings regarding Cashin's handbag designs. March 2, 1962 - May 19, 1967

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 178, Folder 5

Photostats of Cashin's design illustrations used for Coach brochures. ca. 1964 - 1967

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 178, Folder 6

Publicity photographs of Cashin's handbag designs. April 3, 1962 - Ca. 1968

Physical Description: 3 photographs
Box 178, Folder 7

Coach brochure featuring Cashin's handbag design illustrations and mission statement. ca. 1964

Physical Description: 2 brochures
Box 178, Folder 8

Coach brochure featuring Cashin's handbag design illustrations, mission statement, and line list. Spring 1964

Physical Description: 1 brochure
Box 178, Folder 9

Coach brochure featuring Cashin's handbag design illustrations, mission statement, and line list. Spring-Summer 1965

Physical Description: 1 brochure
Box 178, Folder 10

Coach brochure featuring Cashin's handbag design illustrations, mission statement, and line list. Fall 1965

Physical Description: 1 brochure
Box 178, Folder 11

Coach brochure featuring Cashin's handbag design illustrations, mission statement, and line list. Fall 1967

Physical Description: 1 brochure
Box 178, Folder 12

Coach brochure featuring Cashin's handbag design illustrations, mission statement, and line list. Spring 1968

Physical Description: 1 brochure
Box 178, Folder 13

Coach brochure featuring Cashin's handbag design illustrations, mission statement, and line list. Fall 1969

Physical Description: 1 brochure
Box 178, Folder 14

Coach brochure featuring Cashin's handbag design illustrations, mission statement, and line list. Fall 1970

Physical Description: 1 brochure
Box 178, Folder 15

Line list of Cashin's handbag designs. Spring 1974

Physical Description: 1 page
Box 178, Folder 16

Coach catalogs featuring Cashin's handbag designs in production after termination of her design contract. Fall 1974 - Winter 1987

Physical Description: 7 catalogs
Box 178, Folder 17

Promotional material following termination of Cashin's design contract. September 21, 1973 - February 1975

Physical Description: 8 pages; 1 folder
Box 178, Folder 18

Clippings regarding Cashin's handbag designs in production after termination of her design contract. ca. 1974 - 1996

Physical Description: 13 clippings; 1 pamphlet
Box 307, Folder 1

Prototype leather and snakeskin "shopping bag" designs and wallet designed by Cashin; very poor condition. ca. 1962

Physical Description: 4 handbags; 1 wallet
Box 308, Folder 1

"Hero Lunchbox" handbag designed by Cashin. 1964

Physical Description: 1 handbag
Box 309, Folder 1

Leather flask and plastic bottle insert designed by Cashin. 1964

Physical Description: 2 items
Box 310, Folder 1

Coach handbags designed by Cashin: Pink leather "Closed Shopping Bag, Dinky; black crushed cowhide "Double Entry" fall 1967; black leather "Mail Sac"; black leather "Double Entry Large." ca. 1964 - 1968

Physical Description: 4 handbags
 

Crescendoe-Superb; Gloves 1970 - 1974

Physical Description: 6 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains documentation of Bonnie Cashin's glove designs for manufacturer Crescendoe-Superb. The subseries includes Cashin's design illustrations, memos, and essays regarding glove design as well as slides featuring her designs and a selection of prototype or sample gloves. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 27, Folder 5

Memos, sketches, and essays re. Cashin's glove designs for Crescendoe-Superb. 1970 - 1974

Physical Description: 20 pages
Box 105, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of glove designs for Crescendoe-Superb. ca. 1970

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 107, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of glove designs for Crescendoe-Superb. ca. 1970

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 132, Folder 2

Slides; Cashin's glove designs for Crescendoe-Superb, modeled in Manhattan. June 1970 (Fall 1970)

Physical Description: 14 slides
Box 132, Folder 3

Slides; Cashin's glove designs for Crescendoe-Superb, modeled in Cashin's studio. July 1970 (Fall 1970 Collection)

Physical Description: 39 slides
Box 306, Folder 1

Prototype and sample gloves designed by Cashin. ca. 1972

Physical Description: 25 single prototype gloves; 5 pairs
 

Meyers; Handbags 1975 - 1979

Physical Description: 2 oversize boxes and 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains documentation of Bonnie Cashin's accessory designs for manufacturer Meyers. The subseries is particularly rich in Cashin's notes, line lists, and preliminary sketches regarding her handbag designs. All illustrations by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 105, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of handbag designs for Meyers. ca. 1975 - 1978

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 105, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of handbag designs for Meyers. ca. 1975 - 1978

Physical Description: 32 illustrations
Box 179, Folder 1

Notes, correspondence, and swatches for Cashin's handbag designs. 1975 - 1979

Physical Description: 18 pages
Box 179, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of handbag and accessory designs. 1975 - 1979

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 179, Folder 3

Cashin's rough sketches and notes regarding handbag and accessory designs. 1975 - 1978

Physical Description: 23 illustrations
Box 179, Folder 4

Photostats of Cashin's illustrations of handbag designs used for promotion of Meyers collections. 1975 - 1978

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 179, Folder 5

Line lists of Cashin's handbag designs. 1975 - 1978

Physical Description: 9 pages; 3 brochures
Box 179, Folder 6

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs; folder 1 of 2. June 1975

Physical Description: 27 illustrations
Box 179, Folder 7

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs; folder 2 of 2. 1970s

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 179, Folder 8

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. Fall 1975

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 179, Folder 9

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. ca. 1975 - 1976

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 179, Folder 10

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. February 3 - February 12, 1976

Physical Description: 11 illustrations
Box 179, Folder 11

Swatches, notes, and brochure with line list of Cashin's handbag designs. Fall 1976

Physical Description: 3 pages; 1 brochure
Box 179, Folder 12

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. August 19, 1976

Physical Description: 11 illustrations
Box 179, Folder 13

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. September 1, 1976

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 179, Folder 14

Brochure and line list of Cashin's handbag designs. Spring 1977

Physical Description: 15 pages; 1 brochure
Box 179, Folder 15

Notes regarding materials for Cashin's handbag designs. January 1977

Physical Description: 7 pages
Box 180, Folder 1

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. February 1977

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 180, Folder 2

Brochure with line list of Cashin's handbag designs. Fall 1977

Physical Description: 1 brochure
Box 180, Folder 3

Notes, sketches, and brochure regarding Cashin's handbag designs. August 8, 1977

Physical Description: 10 pages ; 1 brochure
Box 180, Folder 4

Notes, sketches and brochure for Cashin's handbag designs for Liberty of London collection. August 1977

Physical Description: 6 pages; 1 brochure
Box 180, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of handbag designs for Liberty of London collection. September 1977

Physical Description: 17 illustrations
Box 180, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of handbag designs for Liberty of London collection. November 1977

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 180, Folder 7

Notes, sketches, and brochure with line list of Cashin's handbag designs. February 1978 - Fall 1978

Physical Description: 25 pages; 1 brochure
Box 180, Folder 8

Line list of Cashin's handbag designs. Fall 1978

Physical Description: 16 pages
Box 180, Folder 9

Notes, sketches, and line list of Cashin's handbag designs. October 1978 - Spring 1979

Physical Description: 29 pages
Box 180, Folder 10

Notes and sketches of Cashin's handbag designs. February - Fall 1979

Physical Description: 15 pages
Box 180, Folder 11

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. February 23, 1979

Physical Description: 14 illustrations
Box 180, Folder 12

Cashin's rough sketches of handbag designs. ca. 1979

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
 

D. Klein: Totes and Umbrellas 1977 - 1979

Physical Description: 1 oversize box and 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains documentation of Bonnie Cashin's tote bag and umbrella designs for manufacturer D. Klein. The subseries includes Cashin's design illustrations, memos, and essays regarding accessory design as well as one example of a tote bag. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 34, Folder 1

Notes and correspondence regarding Cashin's tote bag and umbrella designs for D. Klein. 1977 - 1978

Physical Description: 33 pages
Box 34, Folder 2

Cashin's labels and logo ideas for D. Klein. 1977

Physical Description: 41 pages
Box 34, Folder 3

Cashin's rough illustrations and clippings regarding umbrella and tote bag designs for D. Klein. 1977

Physical Description: 36 pages
Box 34, Folder 4

Canvas swatches for Cashin's tote bag designs for D. Klein. 1977

Physical Description: 3 swatches
Box 34, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of tote bag designs for D. Klein. Folder 1 of 2. March 14, 1977 and undated

Physical Description: 11 illustrations
Box 34, Folder 6

Cashin's umbrella design illustrations for D. Klein. Folder 2 of 2. March - September 1977

Physical Description: 11 illustrations
Box 34, Folder 7

Cashin's tote bag design illustrations for D. Klein Spring 1978 collection. Folder 1 of 2. October 20, 1977

Physical Description: 14 illustrations
Box 34, Folder 8

Cashin's umbrella design illustrations for D. Klein's Spring 1978 collection. Folder 2 of 2. October 27, 1977

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 34, Folder 9

Cashin's tote bag design illustrations for D. Klein's Fall 1978 collection. Folder 1 of 2. April 10, 1978

Physical Description: 17 illustrations
Box 34, Folder 10

Cashin's illustrations of umbrella designs for D. Klein's Fall 1978 collection. Folder 2 of 2. April 10, 1978

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 34, Folder 11

Cashin's illustrations of tote bags for D. Klein's Spring 1979 collection. Folder 1 of 2. September 25, 1978

Physical Description: 15 illustrations
Box 34, Folder 12

Cashin's umbrella design illustrations D. Klein's Spring 1979 collection. Folder 2 of 2. 1978

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 34, Folder 13

Cashin's illustrations of tote bag designs for D. Klein's Fall 1979 collection. 1979

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 132, Folder 18

Slides; Private showing of Cashin's tote and umbrella designs for D. Klein, in Cashin's studio. May 1975

Physical Description: 8 slides
Box 310, Folder 1

Totebag designed by Cashin. ca. 1977

Physical Description: 1 tote bag
 

Bonnie Cashin Collection; Belts and Handbags ca. 1960s - January 15, 1980

Physical Description: 5 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains documentation of various accessory designs by Bonnie Cashin. The subseries is rich in both Cashin's original illustrations and sample hats and belts. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 59, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of handbag and wallet designs for unproduced "Bonnie Cashin Collection." August 22, 1978 - January 15, 1980

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 59, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of belts and belted handbag designs for unproduced "Bonnie Cashin Collection." ca. 1978-1980

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 312, Folder 1

Suede and leather string and cummerbund belts designed by Cashin. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 8 belts
Box 313, Folder 1

Belts and head wraps designed by Cashin. ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 3 belts; 3 head wraps
Box 314, Folder 1

"Bag hats" and shower cap hat designed by Cashin. ca. 1960s

Physical Description: 9 hats
 

Sketches (Accessory Designs) ca. 1955

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of accessory designs. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 72, Folder 7

Cashin's rough illustrations of accessory designs. ca. 1955

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
 

Aris: Knit Gloves and Hats December 15, 1976

Physical Description: 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of hat and glove designs for manufacturer Aris. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 42, Folder 7

Cashin's illustrations of glove, hat, and scarf designs. December 15, 1976

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 188, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of glove and hat designs. December 15, 1976

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
 

Alex Gropper: Gropper Leather Wear 1978 - 1979

Physical Description: 1 oversize box

Scope and Content Note

This series contains Bonnie Cashin's record of leather clothing designed for Alex Gropper. The series largely consists of Cashin's design illustrations. All materials contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

Leather Separates December 1978 - July 1979

Physical Description: 1 oversize box

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of leather separates designed for manufacturer Alex Gropper. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 44, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Alex Gropper. Folder 1 of 2. December 1978 - February 1979

Physical Description: 14 illustrations
Box 44, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Alex Gropper. Folder 2 of 2. December 1978 - February 1979

Physical Description: 16 illustrations
Box 44, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Alex Gropper. February 1979

Physical Description: 22 illustrations
Box 44, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Alex Gropper. ca. 1979

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 44, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Alex Gropper. ca. 1979

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 44, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Alex Gropper, Spring 1980 collection. July 1979

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
 

Swatches 1979

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains swatches of leather selected by Bonnie Cashin for use in her ready-to-wear designs for manufacturer Alex Gropper.
Box 44, Folder 7

Suede swatches for Cashin's Fall 1979 ready-to-wear collection for Alex Gropper. 1979

Physical Description: 2 swatches
 

India Collection December 1978 - August 1979

Physical Description: 3 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for manufacturer Alex Gropper titled "India Collection." The subseries also includes swatches of materials selected by Cashin for use in this collection. All illustrations by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 44, Folder 8

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Alex Gropper. December 1978 - January 17, 1979

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 44, Folder 9

Color and leather swatches for Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Alex Gropper, Spring 1979 - 1980 collection. February 1979 - August 1979

Physical Description: 6 items
Box 44, Folder 10

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Alex Gropper, with swatches (reduced copies). August 2, 1979

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
 

Russell Taylor Ready-to-Wear 1978 - 1984

Physical Description: 19 oversize boxes

Scope and Content Note

This series contains Bonnie Cashin's record of her ready-to-wear designs for manufacturer Russell Taylor. The series is particularly rich in Cashin's design illustrations and also includes publicity photographs of her designs. The series is subdivided by two primary collections, "Weatherwear" and "Cashin Country," and by headcover and outerwear designs which bear a Russell Taylor designation only. All materials contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

Slides (Russell Taylor Ready-to-Wear) 1978-1979

Physical Description: 3 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains slides of Bonnie Cashin's clothing design work. The subseries is particularly rich in slides of fashion shows and publicity photo shoots. Some materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 133, Folder 7

Fashion show of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, including Cashin Country and Weatherwear divisions. 1978

Physical Description: 111 slides
Box 133, Folder 8

Fashion shows of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, including Cashin Country and Weatherwear divisions. Fall 1978

Physical Description: 124 slides
Box 133, Folder 9

Fashion show of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. May 1979

Physical Description: 20 slides
 

Headcover Designs ca. 1950s - 1978

Physical Description: 3 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of headcover designs as well as a selection of prototype hats. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 45, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of headcover designs for Russell Taylor. February 22, 1978 and undated

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
 

Outerwear Designs December 29, 1977 - November 16, 1978

Physical Description: 1 oversize box

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of outerwear designs for manufacturer Russell Taylor. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 45, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Early Spring collection. 1978

Physical Description: 34 illustrations
Box 45, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Fall 1978 collection. December 29, 1977 - March 1978

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 45, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Fall 1978 collection. December 29, 1977 - March 1978

Physical Description: 38 illustrations
Box 45, Folder 5

Cashin's illustration of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. May 21, 1978

Physical Description: 1 illustration
Box 45, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Spring 1979 collection. August 1978

Physical Description: 31 illustrations
Box 45, Folder 7

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Summer collection. November 16, 1978

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
 

Cashin Country ca. 1978 - June 4, 1982

Physical Description: 9 oversize boxes

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains documentation of Bonnie Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for manufacturer Russell Taylor. The subseries is particularly rich in Cashin's design illustrations and also includes swatches and photographs featuring her designs. All original illustrations by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 54, Folder 1

Press material for Cashin Country collection designed by Cashin. 1978 - 1982

Physical Description: 101 pages
Box 54, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, jersey shirt styles, A - G. 1978

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 54, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, pant and skirt styles, B - F. 1978

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 54, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, numbered Levine knits, 1 - 10. 1978

Physical Description: 11 illustrations
Box 54, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, numbered Cashin Country 1- 23. December 1978

Physical Description: 23 illustrations
Box 54, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, numbered 24 - 54. January 1979

Physical Description: 16 illustrations
Box 54, Folder 7

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, numbered 40 - 57. 1979

Physical Description: 19 illustrations
Box 55, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, numbered 58 - 75. March 1979

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 55, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, numbered 76 - 79. April 1979

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 55, Folder 3

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. June - July 1979

Physical Description: 17 photographs
Box 55, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor developed for press releases. 1979

Physical Description: 23 illustrations
Box 55, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Spring 1980 collection. Folder 1 of 2. June - July 18, 1979

Physical Description: 22 illustrations
Box 56, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, numbered 45 - 76, Spring II 1980 collection. August 14 - September 27, 1979

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 56, Folder 2

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. November 24 - 25, 1979

Physical Description: 10 photographs
Box 56, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Cashin Country Knits division. January 15 - February 1, 1980

Physical Description: 25 illustrations
Box 56, Folder 5

Yarn samples for Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Cashin Country collection. April 24 - May 20, 1980

Physical Description: 5 swatches
Box 56, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Resort 1980 collection. May 1980

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 57, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, numbered 1-23, Resort 1980 collection. June 4 - July 2, 1980

Physical Description: 40 illustrations
Box 57, Folder 2

Photographs for press release; Fall 1980 collection. June 14 - 15, 1980

Physical Description: 6 photographs
Box 57, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Cashin Country Knits division, Spring - Summer 1980 - 1981 collection. August 6, 1980

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 57, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. September 23, 1980

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 57, Folder 6

Swatches and Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. October 3 - 8, 1980

Physical Description: 4 items
Box 57, Folder 7

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Spring - Summer 1981 collection. October 3 - October 14, 1980

Physical Description: 11 illustrations
Box 57, Folder 8

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Cashin Country Knits division, Summer 1981 collection. November 21, 1980

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 58, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, numbered 4-23, Cashin Country Knits division, Fall 1981 collection. December 11, 1980

Physical Description: 33 illustrations
Box 58, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Cashin Country Knits division, Fall 1981 collection. December 11 - December 30, 1980

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 58, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Fall 1981 collection. December 1980

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 58, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Second Fall 1981 collection. February 9 - April 4, 1981

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 58, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Cashin Country and Cashin Country Knits divisions, Spring 1981 - 1982 collections ca. December 1981

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 58, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Holiday / Spring 1982 collection. ca. December 1981

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 58, Folder 7

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Cashin Country Knits division. June 11 - July 29, 1981

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 58, Folder 8

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. September 30 - October 21, 1981

Physical Description: 8 illustrations
Box 58, Folder 9

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. December 7, 1981 - January 19, 1982

Physical Description: 17 illustrations
Box 58, Folder 10

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. June 4, 1982

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 106, Folder 6

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Russell Taylor, Cashin Country Knits division. 1980

Physical Description: 30 illustrations
Box 106, Folder 9

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Russell Taylor, Cashin Country Knits division. ca. 1980 - 1981

Physical Description: 8 illustrations
Box 106, Folder 10

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Russell Taylor, Cashin Country Knits division. ca. 1980 - 1981

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 107, Folder 8

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Russell Taylor. ca. 1977 - 1980

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 107, Folder 10

Cashin's rough design illustrations for Russell Taylor. ca. 1978 - 1980

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 108, Folder 5

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Russell Taylor, Cashin Country Knit division. Resort 1980

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 199, Folder 1

Swatches. Fall 1979

Physical Description: 20 pages of swatches
Box 199, Folder 2

Swatches. Folder 1 of 2 Spring 1980

Physical Description: 9 pages of swatches
Box 199, Folder 3

Swatches. Folder 2 of 2 Spring 1980

Physical Description: 8 pages of swatches
Box 199, Folder 4

Swatches. Fall 1980

Physical Description: 6 pages of swatches
 

Weatherwear December 1978 - June 1985

Physical Description: 53 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains documentation of Bonnie Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for "Weatherwear" manufactured by Russell Taylor. The subseries includes Cashin's design illustrations, promotional material, and photographs featuring her designs. All illustrations by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 46, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Fall 1979 collection. December 1978

Physical Description: 21 illustrations
Box 46, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. January 1979

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 46, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. February 1979

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 46, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. March 1979

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 46, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. April 1979

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 46, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Spring 1980 collection. June 1979 - July 7, 1979

Physical Description: 34 illustrations
Box 46, Folder 7

Cashin's illustrations of "Cashinette" designs for Russell Taylor, Spring II, 1980 collection. August - October 1979

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 46, Folder 8

Cashin's illustrations of "Rainsuiting" designs for Russell Taylor, Spring II 1980 collection. August - October 1979

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 46, Folder 9

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Spring II 1980 collection. August - October 1979

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 46, Folder 10

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. ca. 1979

Physical Description: 15 illustrations
Box 47, Folder 1

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. June- July 1978

Physical Description: 5 photographs
Box 47, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. Fall 1978

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 47, Folder 3

Photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. November 1978 - March 1979

Physical Description: 8 photographs
Box 47, Folder 4

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. June 1979

Physical Description: 11 photographs
Box 47, Folder 5

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Spring 1980 collection. Folder 1 of 2. November 1979

Physical Description: 7 photographs
Box 47, Folder 6

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Spring 1980 collection. Folder 2 of 2. November 1979

Physical Description: 3 photographs
Box 47, Folder 7

Black and white photographs of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Fall 1980 collection. June 1980

Physical Description: 5 photographs
Box 47, Folder 8

8 x 10" negatives of Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. ca. 1980

Physical Description: 10 negatives
Box 48, Folder 1

Misc. notes and Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor (originals), Fall 1980 collection. November 11, 1979 - March 8, 1980

Physical Description: 10 pages
Box 48, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, with swatches, Fall 1980 collection. Folder 1 of 2. November 16, 1979 - January 18, 1980

Physical Description: 25 illustrations
Box 48, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor (originals with swatches), Fall 1980. Folder 2 of 2. January 24, 1980 - March 13, 1980

Physical Description: 27 illustrations
Box 48, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. Folder 1 of 2. June 11, 1980 - June 30, 1980

Physical Description: 43 illustrations
Box 48, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor (originals and duplicates with swatches), Spring 1980 - 1981 collection. Folder 2 of 2. June 30, 1980 - August 28, 1980

Physical Description: 42 illustrations
Box 49, Folder 1

Promotional material for Weatherwear ready-to-wear collections designed by Cashin. ca. 1978 - 1980

Physical Description: 37 pages
Box 49, Folder 2

Promotional material for Weatherwear ready-to-wear collections designed by Cashin. ca. 1980

Physical Description: 55 pages
Box 49, Folder 3

Promotional material and notes regarding Weatherwear ready-to-wear collections designed by Cashin. ca. 1980

Physical Description: 22 pages
Box 50, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Fall 1981 collection. November 20, 1980 - January 15, 1981

Physical Description: 43 illustrations
Box 50, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Fall 1981 collection. Fall 1981

Physical Description: 27 illustrations
Box 50, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Spring 1981 - 1982 collection. June 1981

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 51, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor (originals and copies with swatches), Spring 1982 collection. April 29, 1981 - July 29, 1981

Physical Description: 31 illustrations
Box 51, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, 1982 collection. December 10, 1981

Physical Description: 16 illustrations
Box 51, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor (originals and copies with swatches), Fall 1982 collection. December 28, 1981 - February 2, 1982

Physical Description: 32 illustrations
Box 52, Folder 1

Notes regarding Weatherwear ready-to-wear collections designed by Cashin. ca. 1982 - 1983

Physical Description: 5 pages
Box 52, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor (originals and copies with swatches). September 7, 1982

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 52, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Spring 1982 - 1983 collection. 1982 - 1983

Physical Description: 12 illustrations
Box 52, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor (originals and copies with swatches), Fall 1983 collection. Folder 1 of 2. January 26, 1983

Physical Description: 20 illustrations
Box 52, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor (originals and copies with swatches), Fall 1983 collection. Folder 2 of 2. January 26, 1983

Physical Description: 21 illustrations
Box 53, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. June 8, 1983 - August 1, 1983

Physical Description: 15 illustrations
Box 53, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. Fall 1984

Physical Description: 46 illustrations
Box 53, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. ca. 1984

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 53, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. January 5, 1984

Physical Description: 17 illustrations
Box 53, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, discarded from collection. ca. 1984

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 53, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. Spring 1985

Physical Description: 53 illustrations
Box 53, Folder 7

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. December 12, 1984

Physical Description: 33 illustrations
Box 53, Folder 8

Memos and catalogue clippings regarding Cashin's ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor. June 1984 - June 1985

Physical Description: 9 pages
Box 55, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Spring 1980 collection. Folder 2 of 2. July 1979 - August 1, 1979

Physical Description: 28 illustrations
Box 56, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Fall 1980 collection. December 1979 - March 24, 1980

Physical Description: 21 illustrations
Box 57, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of ready-to-wear designs for Russell Taylor, Spring 1980 - 1981 collection. July 17 - August 13, 1980

Physical Description: 19 illustrations
Box 106, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Russell Taylor, including the "Comforter coat." 1977

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
Box 106, Folder 11

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Russell Taylor. ca. 1980 - 1981

Physical Description: 47 illustrations
Box 107, Folder 9

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations for Russell Taylor. ca. 1980

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 108, Folder 6

Cashin's rough design illustrations for Russell Taylor. ca. 1980

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
 

Designs for Events / Non-Commercial Collections 1953 - 1981

Physical Description: 65 folders

Scope and Content Note

This series contains Bonnie Cashin's clothing designs for specific events or non-commercial collections. The series is particularly rich in Cashin's research and designs for paper garments, titled "Bonnie Cashin's Paper Route to Fashion." The series is subdivided by designs for various publicity events or clients, if any, which included The Lighthouse for the Blind, Miss Rheingold, Lincoln Center, American Airlines, and Sears Roebuck and Co. All illustrations and writings by Cashin contained in this series are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
 

Press Events (Events / Non-Commercial) 1952

Physical Description: 1 photograph
Box 20, Folder 5

Black and white photograph of "Little Bo-Peep" costume commissioned from Cashin by a fabric manufacturer. March 30, 1952

Physical Description: 1 photograph
 

Lighthouse for the Blind: Apron Designs 1951 - 1961

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains photographs of Bonnie Cashin's apron designs created to benefit the Lighthouse for the Blind. All illustrations by Bonnie Cashin or photographic reproductions of Cashin's designs contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 20, Folder 7

Black and white photographs of and documents regarding Cashin's apron designs for the Lighthouse for the Blind. 1951 - 1961

Physical Description: 20 photographs
 

Designs for Miss Rheingold Campaign 1953

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of ensembles to be worn in the "Miss Rheingold" beer advertising campaign. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 72, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of ensembles designed for the Miss Rheingold campaign. 1953

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
 

Designs for Theatrical Productions ca. 1951 - 1954 and 1980

Physical Description: 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of costume designs for unnamed theatrical productions. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 72, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of costume designs for theatrical productions and events. ca. 1951 - 1954

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
Box 107, Folder 12

Cashin's illustrations of costume designs for "Aida." 1980

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
 

One-Off Designs (Events / Non-Commercial) ca. 1953 - 1980

Physical Description: 10 folders

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of garment designs or design concepts that were not produced by a commercial manufacturer. All illustrations by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 72, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of pleated silk dress designs. ca. 1953 - 1955

Physical Description: 9 illustrations
Box 90, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of environmental hazard suit designs. 1966

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 90, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of body coverings made of light. 1966

Physical Description: 10 illustrations
Box 99, Folder 1

Cashin's illustrations of body coverings made of light and environmental hazard suit designs. 1966

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
Box 107, Folder 4

Cashin's design illustrations of garments featuring turkey feathers. ca. 1976

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
Box 107, Folder 5

Cashin's design illustration titled "Give me liberty" for use in "American Fashions and Fabrics." 1976

Physical Description: 1 illustration
Box 107, Folder 7

Cashin's illustrations of designs for Allied Chemical. ca. 1976 - 1977

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
Box 107, Folder 11

Cashin's illustrated essay titled "Bonnie Cashin's Wiggear." ca. 1980

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 108, Folder 3

Cashin's illustrations of clothing designs including a bicycling uniform, a patriotic ensemble, and body container for promotion at Saks Fifth Avenue. 1976

Physical Description: 4 illustrations
 

American Airlines: Flight Attendant Uniforms 1958

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of flight attendant uniform designs for American Airlines. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 78, Folder 8

Cashin's illustrations of uniforms designed for American Airlines flight attendants. 1958

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
 

Sketches (Events / Non-Commercial) 1972

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of garment designs. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 102, Folder 1

Cashin's ready-to-wear design illustrations used for induction into the Coty Hall of Fame. 1972

Physical Description: 7 illustrations
 

Lincoln Center: Uniforms ca. 1958

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of uniforms for Lincoln Center staff. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 78, Folder 9

Cashin's illustrations of uniforms designed for Lincoln Center ushers. ca. 1958

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
 

"Bonnie Cashin's Paper Route to Fashion" 1953 - January 7, 1972

Physical Description: 11 oversize boxes and 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains documentation of Bonnie Cashin's paper clothing designs titled "Bonnie Cashin's Paper Route to Fashion." The subseries is particularly rich in Cashin's design illustrations, prototypes of paper garments, and publicity surrounding her participation in a 1967 exhibition titled "Made with Paper." Cashin's research files include clippings of contemporary designs using paper products. All original illustrations and writings by Bonnie Cashin contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 131, Folder 15

Slides: Models in paper hats and ready-to-wear garments for Sills and Co., all designed by Cashin. November - December 1967

Physical Description: 30 slides

Scope and Content Note

photographer: Renita Hanfling
Box 168, Folder 1

Woven paper coat prototype, designed by Cashin. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 1 garment
Box 169, Folder 1

Woven paper tabard and printed paper tunic prototypes, designed by Cashin. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 2 garments
Box 170, Folder 1

Paper samples and paper garment prototypes, including tunics and slippers, designed by Cashin. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 25 items
Box 170, Folder 2

Paper and yarn hats designed by Cashin. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 12 hats; 1 pattern
Box 170, Folder 3

Oversize reprint of memos regarding Cashin's "Paper Route To Fashion" and "Bonnie Cashin's Paper Route to Fashion Pavilion." 1953

Physical Description: 2 items
Box 170, Folder 4

Cashin's essay and illustrations of paper garment designs; see also boxes 168, 169 and 171. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 7 pages
Box 170, Folder 5

Paper bag made by Cashin. ca. 1953

Physical Description: 1 bag
Box 170, Folder 6

Clippings regarding Cashin's and others paper clothing designs. ca. 1967 - 1968

Physical Description: 41 pages
Box 170, Folder 7

Clippings regarding Cashin's and others paper clothing designs. ca. 1967 - 1968

Physical Description: 19 pages
Box 170, Folder 8

Clippings regarding Cashin's and others paper clothing designs. ca. 1967 - 1968

Physical Description: 16 pages
Box 171, Folder 1

Woven paper hats designed by Cashin. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 5 hats
Box 172, Folder 1

Cashin's essays and illustrations regarding design ideas for paper accessories including handbags, umbrellas, and slippers. 1953

Physical Description: 25 pages
Box 172, Folder 2

Cashin's illustrations of paper beach hat designs. 1953

Physical Description: 6 illustrations
Box 172, Folder 3

Cashin's design illustrations featuring paper tote bags. 1953

Physical Description: 5 illustrations
Box 172, Folder 4

Cashin's illustrations of paper garment designs. 1953

Physical Description: 3 illustrations
Box 172, Folder 5

Cashin's illustrations of paper garments and rough sketches of paper accessory designs. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 13 illustrations
Box 172, Folder 6

Cashin's illustrations of logo ideas for "Bonnie Cashin's Paper Route to Fashion." ca. 1967

Physical Description: 2 illustrations
Box 173, Folder 1

Memo and rough sketches regarding business concept and promotion. ca. 1965

Physical Description: 4 pages
Box 173, Folder 2

Cashin's notes and essays regarding paper clothing designs. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 22 pages
Box 173, Folder 3

Cashin's receipts for research and materials in conjunction with developing paper clothing and accessory designs. 1967

Physical Description: 21 receipts
Box 173, Folder 4

Cashin's research and correspondence regarding paper clothing and accessory designs. December 9, 1960 - August 15, 1967

Physical Description: 72 pages
Box 173, Folder 5

Cashin's notes and correspondence regarding Museum of Contemporary Crafts' exhibition "Made with Paper." September 16, 1967 - January 7, 1972

Physical Description: 70 pages
Box 173, Folder 6

Clippings regarding paper fashion designs. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 29 pages
Box 173, Folder 7

Clippings regarding paper fashion and home accessory designs. ca. 1967 - 1969

Physical Description: 51 pages
Box 174, Folder 1

Snapshots of models wearing Cashin's paper clothing designs. November 1967

Physical Description: 37 photographs; 3 sets negatives
Box 174, Folder 2

Photographs, contact sheets, and negatives of models wearing Cashin's paper garments and hats. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 23 pages
Box 174, Folder 3

Cashin's rough sketches of paper clothing designs and price lists for materials. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 18 illustrations
Box 174, Folder 4

Correspondence, essays and photographs regarding Museum of Contemporary Crafts' exhibition "Made with Paper." November 13, 1963 - May 17, 1968

Physical Description: 63 pages; 1 exhibition catalogue
Box 174, Folder 5

Documents regarding proposed partnership between Cashin and American Can Company for paper clothing and home decor. ca. 1980 - 1981

Physical Description: 22 pages
Box 174, Folder 6

Presentation to American Can Company regarding paper designs for home decor. January 16, 1981

Physical Description: 89 pages
Box 175, Folder 1

Knit paper samples, with notations regarding length of time to create each sample. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 3 swatches
Box 175, Folder 2

Prototypes of Cashin's paper slippers. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 2 items
Box 175, Folder 3

Paper bag. undated, 1960s

Physical Description: 1 bag
Box 175, Folder 4

Paper samples. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 11 items (some include multiple samples)
Box 175, Folder 5

Correspondence, samples, and costs of paper materials. ca. 1967

Physical Description: 19 pages
Box 175, Folder 6

Brochures from paper manufacturers. 1960s

Physical Description: 7 brochures
Box 175, Folder 7

Brochures from paper manufacturers. 1960s

Physical Description: 6 brochures
Box 176, Folder 1

Paper hats with yarn ties designed by Cashin. 1967

Physical Description: 23 hats
Box 181, Folder 1

Woven paper hats and glove designed by Cashin. 1967

Physical Description: 4 hats; 1 glove
Box 303, Folder 1

Tufted paper Noh coat prototype, designed by Cashin. 1967

Physical Description: 1 coat
 

New York City Police: Uniforms February 22, 1978

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains Bonnie Cashin's illustrations of uniform designs for New York City police officers. All materials contained in this subseries are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of The Bonnie Cashin Foundation.
Box 59, Folder 1

Memo and Cashin's illustrations of proposed uniform design. February 22, 1978

Physical Description: 5 pages
 

Opera Costume for Aida February 25, 1980

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains documentation of Bonnie Cashin's costume design for "Aida." All materials contai