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Hatbox

1942.5184AB (RS256789)

Description

Hat box, with decorative paper cover depicting the cityscapes of Paris, Philadelphia, and London. Profile of halted woman on lid and bottom of box.

Details

Maker
John B. Stetson Co. (Retailer)
Inscriptions
"Stetson / John B. Stetson Company/ London, Paris, New York, Philadelphia" (Printed on the cover)
"Stetson Hats" (Printed around the rim of the cover)
"Mr. Joe Seduce c/o Mr. J. P. McMillian / Beau Port Eastern Point Gloucester Mass." (Handwritten on the address label)
Associated Building
Original To Beauport (Gloucester, Mass.).
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear
Descriptive terms
Box, Accessory
Hatbox
hatboxes
Accession Number
1942.5184AB
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
316650

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