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Slouch hat

Slouch hat

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Like many soldiers on both sides, Colonel Robert Harper had both a kepi and a comfortable slouch hat. This felt hat also did a better job of protecting the wearer from glaring sun or pouring rain.
Object Name
Other Terms
hat; Man; CSA, Army; Enlisted Man
associated date
Physical Description
gray (overall color)
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Robert B. Harper
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Armed Forces, Firearms
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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