Fashion at LSU: 1941-1943

by Whitney Shultz, Brittney Shultz, Emilie Robillard, Jaimie Knight, & Haleigh Lasseigne.

1941-1943

This podcast explores the fashion at LSU from 1941-1943, the first years of World War II in the United States. This included freshman dress and tradition, dress and restrictions for women, and the dressing of cadets in their everyday life: Fashion at LSU: 1941-1943

Works Cited

“Alpha Chi Omega,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1943. 276-307. Print.

“Delta Zeta,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1943. 276-307. Print. 

“Dog Days,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1943. 220. Print.

“Football Sidelights,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 276-307. Print.

“Foreword,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1943. Pg. 8-9, Print.

“Freshman Day 1941,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1941. Pg. 55. Print.

“Freshman Day 1942,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1942. Pg. 52-53. Print.

“Infantry Sponsors,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1942. Pg. 62-63. Print.

“LSU at War,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1943. Pg. 141. Print.

Mason, Meghann. “The Impact of World War II on Women’s Fashion in the United States and Britain” Thesis. University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 2011. Web Access.

“The Period of Transition,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1943. Pg. 4, Print.

“Portraying Activity at the Ole War Skule,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1943. Pg. 4, 8-9, 141, 220, 276-307. Print.

“School Begins, Freshmen Lose Their Hair,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1941. Pg. 48. Print. 

“The Year, Records,” Gumbo Yearbook. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1942. Pg. 2. Print.