Re: INFO REQUEST: Human adornment practices

ABuehrle (
Tue, 27 Dec 1994 03:24:25 LOCAL

In article <3dn1ck$> (Billy Schmidt) writes:
>From: (Billy Schmidt)
>Newsgroups: sci.anthropology
>Subject: INFO REQUEST: Human adornment practices
>Date: 26 Dec 1994 18:17:56 GMT
>Organization: Computer Science, University of Western Ontario, London, Ont. Canada
>Lines: 7
>Message-ID: <3dn1ck$>

>I am looking for information pertaining to humans and their
>personal decorating of their bodies. Any references or
>distinguished works on this topic would be appreciated.

>Thank you.

Try the Human Relation Area Files or HRAF. I believe they can be accessed
and searched through the World Wide Web. You should be able to find lots of
interesting facts on body adornment from all over the world in these.