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Fashion, Feathers, and the Fight for Migratory Birds

At the New-York Historical Society’s recently opened Feathers: Fashion and the Fight for Wildlife, feathers take on new weight. Featuring a collection of ornate bird- and plumage-embellished clothing and accessories displayed alongside historical accounts of avian activism, the exhibition explores the darker sides of the feathered fashions of the late-19th century while celebrating the civic […]
Creative: Tronvig Group