Marybelle S. Bigelow Collection


Marybelle S. Bigelow Collectio

San Diego State University
Library and Information Access
Bigelow, Marybelle S. – Archives ; San Diego State University -- Faculty -- Biography – Sources ; Fashion designers -- United States -- Biography – Sources ; Fashion design ; Fashion drawing ; Fashion and art ; Fashion – History ; Clothing and dress – History ; Costume -- History
Marybelle Schmidt Bigelow, born in La Mesa, California on July 18, 1923 was a distinguished professor of fashion and costume history, an accomplished artist and a prolific writer and creator. The Marybelle S. Bigelow Collection dates from 1953 to 2001. The collection is arranged in two series, personal and professional. In addition, there is an oversized section, which contains materials from both series. The collection includes correspondence, drafts and manuscripts, photographs, diaries, slides and other papers related to Bigelow's personal life and career as an art professor.
Dates covered:
Collection Size:
24.20 linear feet
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Citation Sample:
Identification of item, folder title, box number, Marybelle S. Bigelow Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.
Collection policy:
This collection is open for research. The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder.