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Object Name Uniform, Military
Catalog Number 2016.fic.076
Description WWI Red Cross doctor's uniform pants, olive green, jodhpur style, 2 front pockets that button closed (the right pocket has another smaller pocket inside of it), pants button closed with 8 buttons along the outside of the calf, two back pockets that button closed, pants button closed at front center with 4 black plastic buttons and 1 brown plastic button, belt loops along the waistband, pants have a panel on each leg covering the front of the thigh and the kneecap. All buttons on the pockets and the calves are brown plastic. 6 buttons on the inside of the waistband were most likely used for suspenders, and are brown with the words "H. J. Nicoll & Co. Ltd. Paris" written in light brown.
Other Name Jodhpur
Collection LCHS Military Collection
Provenance Textile index card says that the uniform belonged to Dr. E Evans.
Date c. 1918
Event World War I
People Evans, Dr. Edward E.
Search Terms World War I