Garrasion Cap

Title

Garrasion Cap

Subject

Cap

Description

Garrison cap blue gray with piping. Merci Train emblem medal hung on the cuff with a pin. Emblem illustrates boxcars on a track with a horse and person inside and onlooker facing the train. Brown leather head band on the inside with size, and maker information stamped in the leather and on a white tag.

Inscription: “7 3/8” on tag inside cap. “Abrahams... Philadelphia, PA” stamped into the leather. “United hatters …. Wars” on white tags, unable to read the whole tag because of how it is sewn in. “Pat.-Mar.-11.-1923” on the back of the medal.

Creator

Tabatha Butler Photographer

Source

1949.3.91

Publisher

Idaho State Historical Society

Date

Circa 1949

Contributor

Idaho State Historical Society

Rights

Idaho State Historical Society

Relation

Still image of cap in Merci Train collection

Format

Height: 6.75” Length: 11.5”

Language

English

Type

Still image

Identifier

1949.3.91

Coverage

Idaho State Historical Museum's Storage

Files

1949.3.91c.JPG
1949.3.91c.JPG
Date Added
December 15, 2011
Collection
Idaho Merci Train Collection
Item Type
Still Image
Citation
Tabatha Butler Photographer , “Garrasion Cap,” Idaho Merci Train, accessed June 30, 2022, https://idahomercitrain.omeka.net/items/show/59.