The Medway College of Design Catalogue is accessible here at http://community.ucreative.ac.uk/article/38034/Medway-College-of-Design
The Medway College of Design was one of the predecessors to the Kent Institute of Art and Design, and now is Rochester Campus of the University for the Creative Arts. The institute dates from 1853, and dealt with courses regarding design, including art, and fashion, fashion and design being one of Rochester’s specialities today.
The archive dates from 1928 and contains
- Student fashion shows
- Press cuttings
- Student art sketch books from1951-1962
- Student fashion exam book, 1966, with examples of cotton, wool and silk