French Institute, Assumption College

Institution Profile

The French Institute at Assumption College is a specialized library with materials relating to the more than one million French Canadians who immigrated to New England in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Description of Digitized Collections

One item from the Jobin Family Archive collection is in queue for future digitization. The item under consideration is a book entitled, “La Mode: Design and Stability of Dress.” The book is typewritten on onion skin paper and includes pen and ink and watercolor illustrations, as well as textiles.

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