American Hats (page 3 of 3)

Treasures of American History

American Hats (page 3 of 3)

Carnival Mask (careta de vejigante), 1985

Made by Miguel Caraballo of Ponce, Puerto Rico

Lady’s Ostrich-Feather Hat, 1910–12

Camouflage Helmet, 1969

Worn by U.S. soldier Terry Turner in Vietnam and tracking the months remaining on his tour of duty

Batting Helmet, around 1970

Worn by Carl Yastrzemski of the Boston Red Sox

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Cap, 1963

Worn by civil rights activist Roy Wilkins during the March on Washington

Quaker Woman’s Bonnet, 1850–74