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The Robert and Penny Fox Historic Costume Collection was formed to serve as an educational resource for the students of Drexel University. Through the remarkable generosity of our donors, the collection has grown to be one of the finest teaching collections in the United States. It is the mission of the FHCC to honor the educational intent of these donors, while preserving the collection for future generations.
This is to be achieved by:

If you would like to make contribution to the Collection or help to fund our educational and conservation activities, please contact our curator, Clare Sauro, cms393@drexel.edu, 215-571-3504.

This evening dress by Callot Soeurs, c. 1914, was a gift by the estate of Minnie Drexel.Fell Cassatt, niece of A.J. Drexel, founder of the University, and married to the nephew of the American painter Mary Cassatt.