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When the girls came out to play : the birth of American sportswear /

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Main Author: Warner, Patricia Campbell, 1936-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, c2006.
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245 1 0 |a When the girls came out to play :  |b the birth of American sportswear /  |c Patricia Campbell Warner. 
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300 |a xxii, 292 p. :  |b ill. ;  |c 24 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-278) and index. 
505 0 |a Factors of change -- Women move out-of-doors : croquet and skating -- Taking up tennis -- Bathing and swimming : seeking a "sensible costume" -- Women enter the Olympics : a sleeker swimsuit -- Bicycling and the bloomer -- Trouser wearing : early influences -- The rise of interest in exercise for women -- Innovation at Wellesley : a uniform for crew -- The debut of the gym suit -- Taking exercise clothes to new places : women biologists at Woods Hole -- The merging of public and private : sportswear and the American style. 
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