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[Scrapbook of John Briggs travels in Europe]

Description: Scrapbook documenting the travels of John Logan Briggs Jr. between 1969 and 1970, including color photographs, tickets, opera programs, menus, business cards, stamps, notes, membership cards, wine labels, receipts, postcards, coasters, clippings, coins, stickers, and other records of travel throughout Europe. John Logan Briggs Jr. is the creator of "The Experience," a self-discovery workshop for the LGBT community.
Date: [1969..1970]
Creator: Briggs, John Logan, Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Scrapbook of John Briggs personal life, business and travel, 1961-1965]

Description: Scrapbook documenting the life and travels of John Logan Briggs Jr. between 1961 and 1965, including photographs, newspaper clippings, letters, tickets, maps, illustrations, and various other documents. John Logan Briggs Jr. is the creator of "The Experience," a self-discovery workshop for the LGBT community.
Date: [1961..1965]
Creator: Briggs, John Logan, Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Cocktail ensemble

Description: Cocktail ensemble of black chiffon and cream organdy with black maribou feather trim. A) Cocktail coat of doubled white organdy trimmed in horizontal rows of black maribou feathers. Sleeveless; no closure. B) Dress. Sleeveless with long torso of black chiffon. Faux drawstring neckline with string tie at center front. White organdy skirt is slightly flared and is trimmed in horizontal rows of black feathers; below knee length. Attached under slip of doubled white organdy. Hook & eye closure at left shoulder and zipper at left side. White grosgrain label at left hem: 276
Date: 1968
Creator: Trigere, Pauline
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Cocktail dress

Description: Cocktail dress of black chiffon with feathers and paillettes. Chiffon bodice with skirt trimmed in black pailettes and ostrich feathers. Sleeveless; narrow collar. Center front closure of self-covered buttons with snaps below waist. B) Slip of black chiffon. Nude spaghetti straps; lined in black organza. Designer's label: Pauline Trigère Retailer's label: Neiman-Marcus
Date: 1965
Creator: Trigere, Pauline
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Dress

Description: Dress of navy wool crepe with 4" satin band at hem. Long raglan sleeves; jewel neckline. Gored skirt is mid-calf length; slightly A-lined. Side slit pockets. Fully lined in navy silk. Center back zipper closure. Designer label: Pauline Trigère Retailer label: Neiman-Marcus B) Belt of navy satin over leather. Double strand with rectangular buckle.
Date: 1965
Creator: Trigere, Pauline
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Day dress

Description: Day dress of black and white wool tweed with black jersey trim at sleeve hem and waist. Sailor collar trimmed in black jersey with black faille tie. Elbow length sleeves; princess seams. Skirt gathers into dropped waist; street length. Center back button closure. Lining of black silk is weighted. Combined designer/retailer label: Neiman-Marcus / dallas / Traina-Norell
Date: 1966
Creator: Traina-Norell
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Evening dress

Description: Evening dress and stole of emerald green silk brocade in oriental inspired chrysanthemum motif. a) Dress in princess line sheath style. Full-length, flared; sleeveless. Wide, moderate scooped neckline across the front and deep V-neckline across the back. The back neckline is accented with a wide spread collar and is accented with a simple knotted bow that laps the zipper. Center back zipper closure from mid-back to hip-level with a single hook & eye at the neckline. Below-the-waist seam pockets lined in green taffeta situated in the front princess seams. The bodice is fully lined in green taffeta. The dress is piece-lined in white Pellon. Retailer's label: Neiman-Marcus Union label. b) Stole of matching fabric in rectangular shape.
Date: 1964
Creator: Trigere, Pauline
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Evening dress

Description: Evening dress of navy blue wool crepe. Moderate high rounded neckline with V-back; sleeveless. Empire waistline with shaping seam and bust darts on bodice insert. Bodice insert extends to form stylized bow accent on center back at base of V neckline. Narrow, semi-fitted ankle-length skirt. Slit in left seam of center front panel to just below knee-level. Center back zipper closure from neck to hipline with hook&eye at neckline. Fully lined in navy blue silk. Swing tack at slit facing. Designer label: Pauline Trigère Retailer label: Neiman-Marcus
Date: 1960/1969
Creator: Trigere, Pauline
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Evening dress

Description: Evening dress of silver organdy embellished with metallic dots. Bodice has braided silver three-strand spaghetti straps. Ruffle, crumb catcher neckline. Full skirt gathered from waist with five gathered tiers of same over under dress of silver tinsel. Center back zipper closure; white grosgrain petersham. Lined in cream silk with light silver sateen ruffle at hem.
Date: 1960/1990
Creator: Ventura, Jane
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Evening dress

Description: Evening dress in halter style of creme French silk satin with hot pink and olive green velvet flowers and leaves. A-line, floor length dress is slightly gathered at round neck. Backless, with five vertical cords of same from waist to neck. Attached green velvet ribbon belt. Lined in white synthetic chiffon.
Date: 1964
Creator: Ventura, Jane
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Pants

Description: Man's cuffed pants of brown wool/polyester blend. Side seam pockets and double welt pockets on back; belt loops. Fly zipper closure with hook & bar on waistband.
Date: 1960/1969
Creator: Unknown
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Dress

Description: a) Shift style dress of black wool jersey knit with 2" stripe of red knit across the top of the shoulders and down the length of the long sleeves. 1" standing collar. Center back zipper closure; lined in black silk. b) Attached tie belt of black wool knit.
Date: 1965/1985
Creator: Trigere, Pauline
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Necktie

Description: Necktie of gray regiment patterned silk with variable contrasting weave of purple, lilac and gold.
Date: 1960/1969
Creator: Merrit, Schaefer, & Brown
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Necktie

Description: Wide kipper tie of big, bright stylized paisley in yellows and gold on a blue field. The blue dye was originally much more intense and is gradually fading to white. Label: Brent, with Montgomery Ward symbol
Date: 1966
Creator: Brent
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Pants

Description: Trousers of black cotton/linen blend(?) with black heat-scored pin-stripe. Black bell bottom trousers, full-length. Waistband with horizontal stripes, two plastic circular button closures and metal zipper, and wide belt-loops. Two pockets at front. No back pockets. Unlined. Black cotton facing on waistband. Handwritten laundry(?) mark inside: "NERSE"(?), repeated.
Date: 1965/1969
Creator: Unknown
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Belt

Description: Belt of finished black leather having a large openwork chrome buckle designed as letters spelling out "PEACE", within a rectangular frame. Measurements: Overall: 105 cm. (41 1/2") long Belt: 95 cm. (37 1/2") long x 4 cm. (1 1/2") wide Buckle: 11.5 cm. (4 1/2") long x 5 cm. (2") wide
Date: 1965/1975
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Reversible belt

Description: Belt of black leather, green suede and brass. Wide width; reversible; one side finished black leather; the other green suede; oval shape brass buckle. No labels or marks. Measurements: Belt ca. 102 cm. (40") long w/buckle Belt ca. 98 cm. (38 1/2") long w/out buckle Belt 6 cm. (2 3/4") wide Buckle 8 cm. (3 1/4") wide Buckle 9.5 cm. (3 3/4") long
Date: 1960/1969
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design