collection SC.358 - The Roundtable of Fashion Executives records, 1949-2011

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The Roundtable of Fashion Executives records, 1949-2011


  • 1949-2011 (Creation)

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0.5 linear feet

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In 1949, Faith Reichert and some friends founded the Roundtable of Fashion Executives, a group of women executives in fashion that was meant to support women in what was then a male-dominated field.

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Donated September 2015 by former member of The Roundtable of Fashion Executives, Terri Cook.

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This collection contains records of The Roundtable of Fashion Executives and the life of its founder Faith Keane Reichert, 1949-2011.

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Access is open to researchers by appointment at the Fashion Institute of Technology Library, Department of Special Collections and College Archives. If you have any questions, or wish to schedule an appointment contact us at or call (212) 217-4385.

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The Department of Special Collections and FIT Archives does not own copyright for all material held in its physical custody. It is the researcher's obligation to abide by and satisfy copyright law ( when copying or using materials (including digital materials) found in or made available from the department. When possible, the department will inform a researcher about the copyright status of material, the researcher's obligations with regard to such material, and, wherever possible, the owner or owners of the copyrights. Any and all reproduction of originals is at the archivist's discretion.

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    The Library of the Fashion Institute of Technology, Department of Special Collections and FIT Archives, 27th St. at 7th Ave., NY, NY , USA, 10001

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    • English



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