Rain Cover for Knights Templar "Chapeau"

Rain Cover for Knights Templar "Chapeau"

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Rain cover in black fabric (possibly oilcloth).This is associated with the Knights Templar “chapeau” (1982.0442.05) which was used by William Gerard Dixon, a member of Tancred Commandery No. 50 in Belleville, Illinois. The Knights Templar is a fraternal organization related to Freemasonry (called an "appendant body").
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Object Name
hat cover
date made
c 1930
Physical Description
leather (overall material)
overall: 7 in x 6 3/4 in x 18 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 17.145 cm x 46.99 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Mrs. Alan J. Dixon
Fraternal Associations
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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