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Apron

Description

White sheer cotton, full-length, long sleeves; slight V-neckline; breast pocket with Red Cross emblem at top; 2 sets cotton tape ties at neck in back; long tape ties in side seams at waist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1914-1918
Inscriptions
Emblem woven in red on white silk, attached at top of pocket: the ""Red Cross"" symbol.
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
APRON
aprons (protective wear)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
nursing
Nursing
Red Cross
stitching
wars
women (female humans)
Women in War
Women's clothing
World War I
world wars
Accession Number
1941.785A
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. William F. Hopson
GUSN
1340

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