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MOHAI Fashion Lecture: Seattle Fashion in Boom Times

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
7 – 8:30 pm

The Klondike Gold Rush reshaped Seattle, including its fledgling clothing and retail industry. Today, Seattle is booming again.

How is the tech industry changing and influencing fashion—and what parallels might there be in the city’s past?

Explore this tale of two Gold Rushes with MOHAI’s Clothing and Textile Specialist, Clara Berg.

Member Happy Hour
Wednesday, September 12, 6—8:30 pm
Free for MOHAI members. Not a member? Join today!

MOHAI members planning to attend MOHAI Fashion Lecture: Seattle Fashion in Boom Times are invited to a member-only pre-lecture Happy Hour with refreshments and light hors d’ouevres.

Sign Language Interpretation is available upon request. Please contact two weeks prior to the program in order to request an ASL interpreter.

A limited number of FM system and neck loop Assistive Listening Devices are available for this program. To reserve an ALS, please contact the Public Programs Department at

Location: MOHAI

Cost: $10 for MOHAI members / $15 general public


Attend Not Your Princess to meet contemporary artists and scholars who resist colonial narratives, shatter stereotypes, and celebrate Native culture.

This free program is part of the Beyond the Frame, a community wide-initiative revisiting the photographs of Edward Curtis and Native American identity, race and resilience, and art and culture. Complimentary childcare provided with registration.

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