Wool, cotton, wood
Overall: 2 x 11 3/4 x 44 1/4 in. ( 5.1 x 29.8 x 112.4 cm )
Navy blue wool wide-leg trousers; one button at the waistband which fastens at the center, a pocket on each side, covered with panel which buttons horizontally 7 buttons across waistband; waist adjustable with lacing at the back center; waist and pockets lined with white cotton.
Gift of Mrs. F. Maurice Newton
These trousers were worn by F. Maurice Newton, when he served in the U.S. Navy on the S.S. Prairie in 1898.
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