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1960 - 2016
This is a female American Legion garrison cap which once was worn by a member of the American Legion Tucson, Arizona Post 73. The cape is made of blue wool with yellow cord trim and yellow silk lining. The front of the cap is embroidered a green cactus and the left side bears the American Legion emblem. The cap was produced in the United States by National emblem Sales.
Size 7 1/2
This is the hat size as listed on the label inside the cap. All measurements were taken in centimeters. Measurements are listed as “length by width by height” or “height by diameter” unless otherwise noted.
The Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing: Historical Collection. (2017). "Nurse Cap: Garrison Cap B - 2" [Photograph]. Retrieved from https://digitalcommons.molloy.edu/nur_hagan/456