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Stitching History in the News

 The New York Times: Eight Mannequins at a Wisconsin Museum Tell of a Holocaust Tragedy

PBS: PBS NewsHour Weekend (aired 11/15/2014)

Milwaukee Public Television: The Arts Page (aired 11/13/2014)

Ha’Aretz: From Ashes of the Holocaust, Fashion Designer’s Dresses Come to Life (English), (Here is the article in Hebrew)

WUWM: Lake Effect (aired 1/21/2015)

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Hedy Strnad’s Dress Designs Tell Story of of Czech Woman Who Tried in Vain to Flee Terror

M Milwaukee’s Lifestyle Magazine: Stitching History

Knoxville News Sentinel: Holocaust Victim’s Dress Designs Bring Recognition Years Later

Lilith Magazine: Happening Stitching History: Recreating the Designs of Hedy Strnad

Haaretz: Holocaust-era Dress Designs Immortalized in Museum

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Marquette Wire: Jewish Museum Displays Holocaust Victim’s Dress Designs

Wisconsin Gazette: Stitching History From the Holocaust

Wisconsin Public Television: Wisconsin Life (aired  10/13/2014)

Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA): The Jewish Dressmaker FDR Turned Away

Urban Milwaukee Dial: Stitching History From the Holocaust

From the Marquette University Law School Faculty Blog: “I want to make sure I don’t educate Monsters”

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Faithwatch Blog: Exhibit Explores Jewish Lives, Creativity Lost to the Holocaust

Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle: Holocaust Victim’s Dress Designs Come to Life at Jewish Museum