UNI Textile Collection: UNI History

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Catalog # Name Description
1 1980.32.0002 Sweater ISTC lettersweater, circa 1933; heavy gold knitted wool; pull-over type, "V" neck style; without pockets; dark blue leather elbow patches sewn on both sleeves; triple (3) 1/2" purple bands on upper left sleeve (denotes three (3) earned school letters); large 8 1/4" x 5" purple letter, "I", patch insignia on center chest. Letters earned playing basketball 1932 & 1933.
2 1992.0023 Sweater Worn by alumni who lettered in track at Iowa State Teacher's College. Iowa State Teachers College (ISTC) letter sweater, 1929. Gold with purple/gold felt TC on front.
3 UNIM1986.14.1979.5.0001 Swimsuit Used by the Iowa State Teachers College (ISTC) Women's P.E. Department. One piece, short sleeved with tank top and boy legs. The bodice is purple and the sleeves are tan and black. Two buttons connect the front and back at the left shoulder.
4 UNIM1986.14.1979.5.0002 Gym Suit Combination style gym suit with bloomer leg. Half sleeves with 8 buttons down the left-front side of the torso. Worn by students at the Iowa State Normal School at the turn of the century.
5 UNIM1986.14.1979.5.0005 Knickers Worn by Doris E White, faculty member of the Women's PE Department of ISTC. For gym class. Elastic legs. 2-button placket at sides with 2 buttons attached at waist. Darts at back waist. Sketch on catalog sheet.
6 UNIM1986.14.1979.5.3 Gym Suit Culotte style; 6-button center front closure. Yoke, front pleats from yoke to bottom. Sketch on catalog sheet. a&b. Belonged to the Iowa State Teachers College (ISTC) Women's PE Department.
7 UNIM1992.13.0001 Suit, gym A. Jumper style, sleeveless, with straight legs, V-neck, wide pleats neck to bottom of legs, front & back. Belt loops; 2 1/2" wide belt fastens with buttons. Closure at left shoulder - 4 hooks & eyes. 11" side placket; 4 snap closure. ISTC P. E. club shield. Label at back neck: 9230 #90 black -45; Elaine gym suit. Bust 32 1/2", Waist 30" Hips 36 1/2". B. 2" black belt. C. Blouse, (newer):V-neck. 5 button closure. Yoke back & drop-shoulder front; short hemmed sleeves; full roll collar. UNIM1992.13.0001 (Suit, gym) image