February Round Up – The Posts that caught my eye in February

Woman’s Activism & Clothing blog post and podcast by@

Photograph of Madam C J Walker

Madam C J Walker’s house for sale
By the time of her death in 1919, Walker had risen out of poverty to become the first self-made female millionaire through her line of black hair care products.

Photograph of Nineteenth Century Grocery Store

Vintage photographs of grocery stores

Gatsby’s shirts. Holden Caulfield’s hounds-tooth jacket. Do clothing descriptions in fiction matter? READ MORE

Three ‘Modern’ Cures For Baldness READ MORE

The History and Science Behind Your Terrible Breath READ MORE

New research: Sunburn and tanning in Victorian medicine and culture from @cemathieson  READ MORE