Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management
Journal or Book Title
Journal of Family & Consumer Sciences
The article focuses on the introduction of Rayon in U.S. market. The term was coined by the National Retail Dry Goods Association in 1924. It was created in 1846 in Europe and the U.S. manufactured it in 1911. It was the first regenerated fiber and before its introduction, only cotton, linen, wool and silk were used in making clothes.
American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences
Keist, Carmen; Kadolph, Sara; and Marcketti, Sara, "Rayon's Introduction to U.S. Consumers, 1911-1924" (2012). Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Publications. 72.