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Curator's Corner

In this portion of our website, a curator from NSMLV will highlight new and/or interesting pieces from his or her collection.

Star Milliners in American Fashion
by Karan Feder
NSMLV Guest Curator of Costume & Textiles

The costume & textile collection at the Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas, includes wonderful extant examples from Hattie Carnegie and Tatiana du Plessix.

Part 1
Part 2


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Hattie Carnegie cartwheel hat, side view
Circa 1944-1949
Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas
Gift of University of Nevada Barrick Museum