Uniform of a Captain in the National League for Women's Service: Jacket, Skirt, Belt, Hat, Spats, and Pin

Made by Louis Sterling & Co., Philadelphia, PA

Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America

Date:
1917

Medium:
Jacket, Skirt, and Belt: navy blue wool serge; Hat: navy blue sheared beaver; Spats: grey wool; Pin: brass

Dimensions:
Jacket (Center Back Length): 27 inches (68.6 cm) Skirt (Center Front Length): 36 inches (91.4 cm) Skirt (Waist): 28 inches

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1962-15-1a--g

Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Thomas C. Hanna, 1962

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Label:
The National League for Woman's Service was a World War I organization which preceded the formation of the Red Cross.