Month: June 2015

  • Oral History Project of the Creative Industries

    Oral History Project of the Creative Industries

      Beginning in the late 1970s, FIT library director John Touhey initiated the collection of oral histories as told by prominent members of the American fashion industry. ¬†Over the course of several decades, fashion designers, department store executives, Hollywood costume designers, models and style icons all generously agreed to sit down and speak about their…