Program to focus on ‘Downton Abbey’
Published 7:06 pm, Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Minor Memorial Library in Roxbury will present a program, “Downton Abbey: Fashion and Social Change,” Feb. 28 at 2 p.m.
Susan Jerome, the collections manager at the University of Rhode Island Historic Textile and Costume Collection and who works as a textile and quilt conservator and a consultant to museums and historical societies, will be the guest speaker.
This presentation at the South Street library will look back at what was fashionable both in the television program and in the society it represents, and will look at some of the influential designers and other persons involved in the years of the first five seasons of the popular show.
For more information, call 860-350-2181.