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America 1930-1939: Fashion Research Article from American Decades

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American design underwent an enormous transformation in the 1930s. Inspired by technology and a fascination with the machine, Streamline Moderne was a rigorously modern aesthetic that emphasized speed and efficiency. Shedding the eclecticism of Victorianism and its ornate designs, historicism, and cluttered aesthetic, Streamline Moderne marked a radicalization of design.

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