Tour Jacket, worn by Willie Nelson

Description (Brief):

Black polyester and cotton jacket with red polyester lining. Size Medium. With white piped trim at shoulders. Knit cuffs, neck and waist. Zipper front. 2 open front pockets and one zipped sleeve pocket. Hot pink and white thread lettering on front left side and back and red and green rose on back. The front of the jacket is embroidered:

Description (Brief)

Willie

Description (Brief)

(applied on the back of the jacket):

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Willie
and Family
on the Road Again

Description (Brief)

Inspired by Live Aid, the international benefit concert for Ethiopian famine victims, Willie Nelson and other singers established Farm Aid in 1985 to support family farmers in the United States.

Date Made: 1980

User: Nelson, Willie

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: California, Beverly Hills

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Credit Line: Gift of Willie Nelson

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1983.0551.01Accession Number: 1983.0551Catalog Number: 1983.0551.01

Object Name: jacket

Physical Description: polyester (overall material)cotton (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 28 in x 22 in; 71.12 cm x 55.88 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f98e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_679315

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