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The new infantry cap.

Image ID: 824582

The new infantry cap. (1873)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The new infantry cap.

Published Date

: 1873

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 14 x 9 cm. (5 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "In our no. 77, we engraved a new cap proposed to be substituted for that now worn by our infantry. The new pattern does not appear to have been generally approved of, and that now represented has been manufactured by Mr. Lock, of St. James's-street, to supersede the proposed one. It is, certainly, of more handsome form : the cap is covered with black cloth, the crown and brim being of black varnished leather; in front is ....
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Original Source

: From The Illustrated London news. ([London] [ The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.] 1842-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Hats -- military

Source Description

: 1 folder (16 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 824582

Record ID

: 715387

Digital Item Published

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

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