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Red Cross cap

Description

Red Cross headgear. White cotton strip w/ embroidered red cross attached to diamond shaped blue nylon veil which covers top and back of head. 2 black ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1914-1918
Material
cotton (textile)
nylon
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP, NURSE'S
caps (headgear)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
headgear
nursing
Nursing
Nylon
nylon
Red Cross
World War I
world wars
Associated events
World War I
Accession Number
2000.19.2
GUSN
26444

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