Covert on the “birth of camouflage”

Claudia Covert (Librarian) will present a brief history of science, world events, technology and art that led to the birth of camouflage.

The presentation will include a brief history of concealing camouflage and different forms of camouflage, including the advent of dazzle camouflage and its role in the war at sea. There will be a special focus on accounts of dazzle camouflage from the World War I era, and RISD’s collection of dazzle camouflage.

Salve Regina University
McKillop Library
Thursday, February 6, 2014, 4:00 pm

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