Object Number: 
Cotton, bone, metal
Overall: 14 3/4 x 43 1/4 in. ( 37.5 x 109.9 cm )
White cotton canvas New York National Guard summer dress trousers, with 5 button fly and 6 buttons around the waistband; all buttons are made of bone; 2 straps at the rear below the waistband which buckle at the center on rectangular metal buckle with double-tongued chape; horizontal slit pockets at each rear hip (no front pockets); waistband and pockets lined with white cotton.
Gallery Label: 
These summer dress trousers were worn by Private Edmond C. Bonaventure while he served in the 7th Regiment of New York State's National Guard. He served from 1918-1931. The Society owns other pieces of his uniforms.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Edmond C. Bonaventure
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group