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Donchester: an arrow evening shirt.

Image ID: 818435

Donchester: an arrow evening shirt. (1915)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Donchester: an arrow evening shirt.

Published Date

: 1915

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 29 x 21 cm. (11 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Cluett, Peabody & Co., Inc. Makers." "$1.50, $2.00 and $3.00." "The most important requisite of a dress shirt is good apperance a shirt that fits badly and that has a bosom which creases and bulges cannot be called a dress shirt. The "Donchester" has a patent bosom which is attached to the shirt in such a way that it always remains flat, immaculate, and in its place." Written on border: "Now. 1915."

Original Source

: From Town & country. (New York : Town & Country, 1846-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- evening wear -- 1910s

Source Description

: 1 folder (39 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-Eve-191

Digital ID

: 818435

Record ID

: 703631

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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