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The story of … the bra

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Abstract


  • This year marks the 100-year anniversary of the first bra patent. Amazingly for the time – 1914 – it was made by a woman in her twenties, Mary (Polly) Phelps Jacob (nee Crosby).

Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • McGhee, D. (2014). The story of … the bra. The Conversation, (5 November), 1-4.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3343&context=smhpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/2325

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 4

Issue


  • 5 November

Place Of Publication


  • http://theconversation.com/the-story-of-the-bra-32169

Abstract


  • This year marks the 100-year anniversary of the first bra patent. Amazingly for the time – 1914 – it was made by a woman in her twenties, Mary (Polly) Phelps Jacob (nee Crosby).

Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • McGhee, D. (2014). The story of … the bra. The Conversation, (5 November), 1-4.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3343&context=smhpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/2325

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 4

Issue


  • 5 November

Place Of Publication


  • http://theconversation.com/the-story-of-the-bra-32169