Hat

Description:

Hat of black linen. Open crown created by a black ribbon of self encircling what would be the base of the crown, with bow at back. Wide brim, irregular-edged, slightly "waved". Inner black grosgrain ribbon hatband.

Manufacture's label on inside hatband: "Betmar"
Union label on inside hatband: "823937"
Retailer's stamp on inside hatband: "Weldon's Fort Worth"

Creator(s): Betmar
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1935~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
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Creator (Manufacturer):
Betmar

Betmar was established in New York, New York, USA in 1933. The name came from Betty Marks, the first designer, who was their head designer until the 1950's. The company is still in business as of 2014.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1935~
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Date
1935~  
Description:

Hat of black linen. Open crown created by a black ribbon of self encircling what would be the base of the crown, with bow at back. Wide brim, irregular-edged, slightly "waved". Inner black grosgrain ribbon hatband.

Manufacture's label on inside hatband: "Betmar"
Union label on inside hatband: "823937"
Retailer's stamp on inside hatband: "Weldon's Fort Worth"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1983.022.046
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc286920
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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