1917 – 1919
71.120 cm. W x 105.410 cm. L Item (Overall)
DescriptionGarment bag. This bag is made from brown cotton canvas. It is 28" wide and 41.5" long. The front has 3 pockets on the top flap and 3 pockets at the bottom. The pockets can snap open and closed and are used to hold smaller clothing and other items. Larger pieces of clothing are hung inside and the entire bag can be rolled up and secured with two canvas belts. (1966.277.2b)
The back of the bag reads: "B. T. Thompson / U.S. Arly Nurse Corps/ Base Hospital #26 / Glenwood, Minnesota"
Related People and Organizations
Sharpless, Samuel F.