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Barbara Johnson's Album: Material Literacy and Consumer Practice, 1746‐1823
This article examines Barbara Johnson's Album, a prolific record of the dress consumption of a vicar's daughter. The album contains over a hundred samples of dress fabrics acquired by Johnson between the ages of eight and ...
Masculinities, Wallpaper, and Crafting Domestic Space within the University, 1795-1914
During routine renovations, a ‘wallpaper sandwich’ - made up of twelve preserved layers of wallpaper - was removed from the wall of a student dorm room at Peterhouse College, Cambridge. Carefully separated and conserved, ...