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16th Century Elizabethan display at Nazareth College

James Hanselman, Academic Adviser at Brockport REOC has created a display for Lorette Wilmot Library at Nazareth College focusing on Elizabethan dress including several full sized mannequins and a full suit of armor. The display is offered thru Sept. 28.

James Hanselman

The display has been offered for the third consecutive year and targets various aspects of Elizabethan life through full sized mannequins, armor, wall text and photographs supporting information shared with the text taken by Mr. Hanselman at the Sterling Renaissance faire. Mr. Hanselman was a former professional photographer for over 25 years and is currently an enthusiast of the period. "The period of time was a very pivotal point in History, emerging from very tumultuous events from Henry VIII, Edward Tudor and Mary Tudor." Mr. Hanselman has even taken on making his own costumes, jewelry, and accessories for reenactment events. There will be a "Meet the Collector event at the Wilmot Library at Nazareth College on Sept. 14 at 4:30 pm.

contact: jhanselm@brockport.edu, (585) 232-2730, ext. 282
submitted: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 by jhanselm
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