March 2 Woman of the Day: Ann Lowe

March 2 Woman of the Day features Ann Lowe, African American fashion designer, who designed Jackie Kennedy’s wedding gown.  Read about this pioneer designer below:

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Alabama: http://www.al.com/living/index.ssf/2015/02/did_you_know_an_alabamian_made.html

New York Times Obituary: http://www.nytimes.com/1981/03/01/obituaries/ann-lowe-82-designed-gowns-for-exclusive-clientele-in-society.html

National Archives: http://blogs.archives.gov/prologue/?p=11922

The Fashion Historian Blog: http://www.thefashionhistorian.com/2014/02/ann-lowes-early-career.html

Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/02/05/ann-lowe-black-fashion-designer-jacqueline-kennedy-wedding-dress_n_2624316.html

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