Overall: 1 x 13 1/4 x 45 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 33.7 x 115.6 cm )
White cotton duck trousers; 5 belt loops around the waist, 5 button fly with fabric tab to the left at the top which fastens to a button on the inside; right side horizontal slit pocket at the waist, vertical slit pocket at the side seams, 2 horizontal slit pockets at the rear; waist and pockets lined with cotton, 6 buttons around the inside of the waist.
Gift of Major Edward Gibert Schermerhorn
printed: on label inside left: "RIDABOCK & CO., / 149-151 W. 36th St. New York / Date / W. / Inseam / No." stamped: on label inside left: "JUN 10 1913" handwritten: on label inside left: "MAJOR E. G. SCHERMERHORN 28 / 31 1/2 / 802"
These trousers are part of a uniform worn by Edward Gibert Schermerhorn. The Society also owns the accompanying jacket.
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