Apron

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1914-1918

GUSN

GUSN-1340

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

Descriptive Terms

aprons (protective wear)
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
nursing
women (female humans)
wars
world wars
Women's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Red Cross
Women in War
World War I
Nursing
APRON

Inscription

Emblem woven in red on white silk, attached at top of pocket: the ""Red Cross"" symbol.

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William F. Hopson

Accession Number

1941.785A