Military Uniform
Military Uniform
Military Uniform

Military Uniform

Object number
79.5.001
Creator
Herman Cohn
Jerry, Miss.
Date
October 15 1918
Description
WWI female Yeoman uniform. Navy blue wool and black silk lining. 4 in. collar with 3 1/2 in. velvet stitched on top. Two large soutache braid toggles across breast. Metal snap on front opening 9 1/2 in. from hem. Two openings 8 1/4 in. lon covered with flaps and gold buttons with eagle and globe design. Two pockets inside lining on breast. Tag "Cape worn by Yeowman [sic] in First Word [sic] War- 1917-1918. Gift of Miss Marian [sic] Duggar. Mar. 27/1979." removed and placed with accession file. Woven tag "Herman Cohn. Uniforms & Furnishers. 45 Sands St. Brooklyn N.Y." at neck. "HERMAN COHN. 45 Sands St. Brooklyn. Branch stores 71 Crawford St Portsmouth [...] San Francisco Cal. Miss Jerry. Date 10/15/18. No. 5225." [...] indicates word unclear. 
Materials
silk
wool
velvet
Credit Line
Gift of Marion Duggan
Object Type
military uniforms
Related People & Organizations
Duggan, Marion (associated)