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The long and short of it

Author: WPA Film Library.; Films Media Group.
Publisher: Hamilton, N.J. : Films Media Group, [2013]
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twelve inches off the ground, according to Christian Dior; exactly at the knee, according to Coco Chanel; as short as possible, according to Mary Quant. It is time to ask the question: is the prevailing skirt length of the time inversely proportional to the state of women's emancipation? The answer may surprise you!
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
History
Internet videos
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: WPA Film Library.; Films Media Group.
OCLC Number: 829302192
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from title frames.
Originally broadcast as an episode of A Stitch in Time in 2001.
Available on Films on demand.
Target Audience: 6 & up.
Description: 1 streaming video file (13 min.) : digital, sound, color
Details: System requirements: Microsoft Internet Explorer; Firefox; Adobe Flash Player or Windows MediaPlayer or Apple QuickTime.; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents: Early 20th Century Hemlines (1:51) --
WWI Era Hemlines (1:35) --
Depression Era Hemlines (1:47) --
WWII Era Hemlines (1:51) --
1960s Hemlines (2:59) --
Hemlines: 1970s to Today (1:19).
Other Titles: Long and short of it (hemlines) : a stitch in time
Hemlines
Stitch in time (Television program)
Films on demand.
Responsibility: [WPA Film Library].

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Twelve inches off the ground, according to Christian Dior; exactly at the knee, according to Coco Chanel; as short as possible, according to Mary Quant. It is time to ask the question: is the prevailing skirt length of the time inversely proportional to the state of women's emancipation? The answer may surprise you!

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