Of Another Fashion

An alternative archive of the not-quite-hidden but too often ignored fashion histories of U.S. women of color

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The role of men’s baseball in the internment camps is well documented (on Public Radio International and in a Hollywood movie) but women’s volleyball goes largely unmentioned in the records of internment life.

(This isn’t exactly a fashion photograph but it’s such an amazing image AND it’s Friday so I’m including it here anyway.)

This photograph was taken by Ansel Adams. From the Library of Congress.

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    sweet jesus this photo is awesome. (this tumblr is amazing, btw.)
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    Isolation and hopelessness is the hardest past about oppression. Although it might be consider a simple activity this...
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