Men's Navy Blue Bathing Suit

Title

Men's Navy Blue Bathing Suit

Creator

NRA

Date

1930s

Description

Navy blue, wool jersey men's bathing suit with owl patch.

Identifier

Unknown

Contributor

Gift from Elizabeth S. Brown

Coverage

United States

Curator Notes

Excellent condition. Garment slightly misshapen from wear. The NRA label indicates the National Recovery Act voluntary program initiated by Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1930s.

Textile

Wool Jersey

Photographer

Shane Patrick Qureshi

Curator

Laura Winslow Rev. 8/2018

Collection

Citation

NRA, “Men's Navy Blue Bathing Suit,” HCC Fashion Archive, accessed January 21, 2019, https://hccfashion.omeka.net/items/show/1268.

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