The Evolution of Underwear & Our 19th Amendment - Presented by Ehris Urban and Velya Janez-Urban
For centuries, women have allowed themselves to be squeezed, twisted and squished to conform to desired shapes. The history of underwear reveals alot about women's changing roles in society - how we perceive ourselves and how we're viewed by others. The 1910s saw an end to the hourglass figure with a tiny waist. Women were finally able to breathe and move more freely. Did the demise of tightlacing help women gain the right to vote in 1920? Underwear matters.