Crinolines, coal tar and the colourists
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Crinolines, coal tar and the colourists

Crinolines, coal tar and the colourists

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University of Glasgow Library

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Glasgow, United Kingdom

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The world-changing synthetic dye industry fused the innovation and entrepreneurship of 19th century chemists and dyers. Dr Anita Quye reveals how science and technology transformed the industrial waste of Victorian Britain into fashion. With pre- and post-talk viewings of historical dyes in the University of Glasgow’s Special Collection.

There are 2 tickets to choose from: 
1. 5.30pm tour of special collections then 6.15pm talk 
2. 6.15pm talk plus 7.30pm tour of speical collections. 

Both tours will have the same content, please just choose whichever is most convenient. 

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