Brownie Uniform

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1950-1956

GUSN

GUSN-1338

Description

Brownie uniform, short sleeved brown dress. Five buttons to waist, brownie emblem embroidered on left breast pocket. Four gore skirt. Milton Council badge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

uniforms
dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
weaving
childhood
Cotton
Woven
Scouting
Women's Clothing
UNIFORM

Label

"Waiting for a Gallery" Objects related to customs or rituals from particular periods are the ones future historians are likely to find most evocative. Scouting is a phenomenon of 20th century mass culture involving hundreds of thousands of children who have learned not only a wide range of skills but also a set of values.

Inscription

Label: ""Girl Scouts/ National Equipment Service/ New York City/ OFFICIAL/ Sanforized""

Additional Identification Number

1990.21

Related Items

Title Brownie Uniform Belt Accession Number 1993.15

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1990.21.1