Topic: Costumes

Sexy Halloween Costumes for Girls? Now That's Scary

Oct. 27, 2014
Sexy Halloween Costumes for Girls? Now That's Scary

Thousands of boys and girls across Texas are now deciding what they want to be this Halloween. Boys have a multitude of Halloween costume options this year, ranging from scary to funny and from nerdy to powerful.

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The lowdown on Scarlett's green dress

Sept. 17, 2010
Film Curator Steve Wilson and Jill Morena, collection assistant for Costumes and Personal Effects, with the original curtain

It would have been a good story if the curtains Scarlett O'Hara ripped down in "Gone With The Wind" had been used to make her famous curtain dress, which is housed at the Harry Ransom Center. But, alas, that's not the case.

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"Gone With The Wind" Fans Donate $30,000 to Preserve Original Costumes

Aug. 31, 2010

More than 600 individuals from 44 states and 13 countries have contributed to the effort to raise $30,000 to preserve five original costumes from "Gone With The Wind" (1939).

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Donations Sought to Restore Iconic Costumes from "Gone With The Wind"

Aug. 10, 2010

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has introduced an initiative to raise $30,000 to restore and preserve five original costumes from "Gone With The Wind" (1939).

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