Military Textile Box 9

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Catalog # Name Description
1 1970.26 Uniform Iowa National Guard, 53rd Infantry Division. Belonged to Major Robert L. Fisher. a. Jacket, tunic style cut; dark blue wool with black braid around the collar, down the front, and around the bottom edge. Button front closing is concealed by the braid. Shoulder boards, silver wire trimmed edge, double silver oak leaf design (major's insignia), light blue felt background; brass collar insignia on both collars, crossed rifles (infantry), "53" (53rd Infantry Regiment), "IA" (Iowa National Guard); black plastic front buttons & black metal hooks; b. Trousers, U. S. Army & National Guard officer's issue, Spanish-American War (1898) era; blue wool material; 1 3/4' wide white stripe on outer sides of pants legs (denotes officer standing); metal buttons on front closure; suspender buttons at waist; trousers tuck into marching boots; c. & d. Boots, U. S. Army & National Guard officer's issue; Spanish American War ( 1898) era; mid-calf height marching boots; blue canvas tops, white canvas edging, multi-colored boot pulls; brown leather uppers; leather soles & heels. c. Right boot; d. Left boot. Color: BL 1970.26 (Uniform) image
2 1970.36.111 Pants U. S. Army officer's issue, possibly dating from the Spanish-American War, 1898; straight legs, heavy navy blue wool material; button front closure; 1/2" wide white stripe on outer side of each pant leg; slash side pockets, on rear pocket; attached adjustment belt & buckle in rear waist; metal suspender buttons at waist. Color: BL 1970.36.111 (Pants) image
3 1970.36.54 Jacket Bush jacket style; U. S. Air Force enlisted man's field or fatigue issue, Vietnam War era - today; khaki-tan cotton material (tropical issue); five (5) tan plastic buttons on front; button flap breast pockets, large hip cargo pockets; shoulder straps; long pattern jacket; belt loops (no belt available); blue cloth patch (circle with wings), silver bar on each wing & silver star at center (denotes Airman 1st rating) on each sleeve; unlined; interior center back stamped, "P-0740"; interior right side label, "Jacket, Man's, Cotton, Tan, Tropical size 40L, Stock No. 8405-205-1116, Contract QM 6743, 0.1. 1391-C-56, Southern Athletic Co., Inc." Color: TN 1970.36.54 (Jacket) image
4 1972.62.1 Coat U. S. Air Force Academy dress issue uniform. Blue wool material with a darker blue band around the bottom of each sleeve. Single breasted. There is a white star on a black circular background on the left sleeve near the bottom. The coat has 4 button down pockets and 4 silver U. S. Air Force buttons down the front of it. Shoulder loops for attaching of shoulder boards; no insignia; navy blue satin lining; interior right pocket label, "Globe Tailoring Co.," Cincinnati"; inside interior right pocket, label, "M. J. Keefe, 3254, 14270, (dated) 8-2-61, Globe Tailoring Co." Color: BL 1972.62.1 (Coat) image
5 1972.62.3 Coat U. S. Air Force Academy formal dress issue; blue wool material; double breasted, twelve (12) silver metal U. S. Air Force buttons, waist length cut; shoulder loops for attaching of shoulder boards; 1" dark blue knit band on sleeve cuffs; tunic style stand-up collar; white cotton sleeve cuffs sewn in jacket cuffs; navy blue satin lining; interior left pocket label, "Globe Tailoring Co., Cincinnati"; inside interior pocket label, :"M.J. Keefe, 3254, 14270, (dated) 8-2-61, Globe Tailoring Co." Color: BL 1972.62.3 (Coat) image
6 1975.43.1 Jacket Uniform jacket and badge, U. S. Army dress, Vietnam period. a. Jacket, dark green wool with silver metal army buttons at front and on all flap pockets. Jacket has two chest pockets and two large flap waist pockets. Both sleeves have sergeant stripes. The left sleeve also has the large yellow, red and blue triangular armor patch. The left lapel sports the silver metal "U.S." insignia, while the right lapel has the silver metal armor cavalry pin. Each shoulder strap has an oval silver badge with green designs, flaming torch and the words "This we'll defend." Above the right breast pocket is a black plastic name tag with the name "Koster." b. Expert marksmanship badge. Vietnam era. Color: GR 1975.43.1 (Jacket) image
7 1980.1.6 Uniform U. S. Army officer's formal dress. a. Jacket, dark blue wool; four flap pockets; captain's shoulder epaulets, b. Trousers, light blue wool; slash side pockets; c. Suspenders, brown, green & white striped. Color: ML 1980.1.6 (Uniform) image