Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

Search: CLOTHES

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
253Higgins (1923) CLOTHESDRESSDRESS: Brush hands down lightly over clothing palms inward.48hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=253&refid=higgins1923
538Long (1918) FEMALE~CLOTHES~MAKE~AGENTDRESSMAKERDRESSMAKER: Sign first for "female;" then rub the hands lightly downward against the body several times, indicating its covering, for "dress;" then add sign for "maker."65hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=538&refid=long1918
173Michaels (1923) CLOTHESDRESSDRESS: 1. Give your coat lapel or waist front a pull or two. 2. Pass the palms of your hands from shoulders down as far as convenient.51hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=173&refid=michaels1923
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
817Gallaudet (1910) CLOTHESN/AMALE(l-hand) FEMALE(l-hand) FANCY(rep2x) FROM PLACE(rep,rt-to-lt) FAR(rt) FAR(l-hand_dom,lt) FAR(ctr) cl:LEGSonB(ride-horse), cl:LEGSonB(sidestraddle) IN CLOTHES RED AND VARIOUS CLOTHES GATHER ON A M-O-O-R MILE(rep,fwd) FOUR, FIVE FROM L-Y-N-T-O-N(l-hand) FOR(l-hand) SHOOT-GUN(rep,2h,rt-to-ctr) DEER(rep,2h)70hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=817
821Gallaudet (1910) CLOTHESN/AMALE(l-hand) FEMALE(l-hand) FANCY(rep2x) FROM PLACE(rep,rt-to-lt) FAR(rt) FAR(l-hand_dom,lt) FAR(ctr) cl:LEGSonB(ride-horse), cl:LEGSonB(sidestraddle) IN CLOTHES RED AND VARIOUS CLOTHES GATHER ON A M-O-O-R MILE(rep,fwd) FOUR, FIVE FROM L-Y-N-T-O-N(l-hand) FOR(l-hand) SHOOT-GUN(rep,2h,rt-to-ctr) DEER(rep,2h)70hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=821
317McGregor (1913) CLOTHESN/AIN HOUR 2~3~4 WORLD KNOW++ ABOUT THAT(2h,int) AND QUICK DET-IX-PL PEOPLE(rf) FEEL GO-TO(-to-rt) FEEL PITY(rt) QUICK SUMMONS+~GO-AWAY EAT CLOTHES MEDICINE DOCTOR SEND(rt) NO-MATTER(neg) cl:1aroundS(to-bottom-of) WORLD.33hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=317
369McGregor (1913) CLOTHESN/A1P-POSS-PL(1P-to-arc) FATHER TRUE GOOD, KIND, DISTRIBUTE ENOUGH EAT CLOTHES FOR ALL 3P-POSS(up) MALE~FEMALE(rf)~CHILDREN 3P-SELF(up) SPOIL+(rt-to-lt) ANY (neg)AWFUL(int). 36hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=mcgregor_sermon&glossid=369