Deansgate Man's Suit

Description
This two-piece gray suit was manufactured by Deansgate, Inc. The company was based in New Orleans and manufactured traditional business clothing since 1892. The jacket is not vented and features three buttons on the front and two on the sleeves. The trousers are cuffed and have a zippered fly.
Purchased in Denver, the suit cost around $75 and would have been worn for business, social activities, and church.
Object Name
suit, 2-piece
date made
1956-1959
ID Number
CS*309087.003
catalog number
309087.003
accession number
309087
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Exhibition
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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