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William Skinner and Sons satin silk face cotton back amber fabric length; 1934.

Maker:
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
honey amber (overall color)
cotton (overall material)
satin weave (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 36 in x 36 in; 91.44 cm x 91.44 cm
Object Name:
Carpet, Brussels
fabric length
Fabric length
Fabric Length
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1934
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T07594.000
Catalog number:
T07594.000
Accession number:
127991
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William Skinner and Sons pink silk satin fabric length; 1914.

Manufacturer:
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
satin weave; yarn-dyed (overall production method/technique)
pink (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 36 1/2 in x 36 in; 92.71 cm x 91.44 cm
Object Name:
Fabric
fabric length
fabric sample
Fabric Length
Fabric length
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
c.1914
1914
c. 1914
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T01231.000
Catalog number:
T01231.000
Accession number:
56703
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William Skinner and Sons dark blue cotton back, silk face satin length; 1914

Maker:
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
satin weave (overall weave)
cotton (overall material)
dark blue (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 36 in x 36 in; 91.44 cm x 91.44 cm
Object Name:
Fabric
Fabric Length
fabric length
Fabric length
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1914
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T01233.000
Catalog number:
T01233.000
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National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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William Skinner and Sons "Tackle Twill" olive drab fabric length; 1941

Maker:
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
rayon; cotton (overall material)
tackle twill (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 37 in x 42 1/2 in; 93.98 cm x 107.95 cm
Object Name:
Fabric
Fabric length
Rayon and Cotton Fabric: "Tackle Twill"
Fabric Length
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1941
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Related event:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T08535.000
Catalog number:
T08535.000
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National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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U.S. Air Force hat; Skinner's Sunbak fabric and fur; 1951.

Maker:
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
rayon viscose; wool (overall material)
Sunbak (overall style)
fur (overall material)
Air Force Blue (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 8 in x 7 in; 22.86 cm x 20.32 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Hat, U.S. Air Force
Hat, u.s. air force
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1951
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Related event:
Korean War  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T10983.000
Catalog number:
T10983.000
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National Museum of American History
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B-17 Chin Turret Machine Gun Slot Cover with zipper; Skinner'sTackle Twill and Crown zipper; 1944

Maker:
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
viscose rayon; metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30 in x 6 3/4 in x 7 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 76.2 cm x 17.145 cm x 19.685 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Fastener, Machine Gun Turret
Machine Gun Bendix Turret Slot Installation Using Crown Size 10 Fastener
Chin Turret Machine Gun Slot Cover
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1944
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Related event:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T09100.000
Catalog number:
T09100.000
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-8093-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Baby Shoes; William Skinner and Sons Sunbak fabric; 1951.

Maker:
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
white (overall color)
Sunbak (overall style)
viscose rayon (overall material)
wool (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 11.43 cm x 5.3975 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
Shoes, Baby, Pair of
baby shoes, pair
Baby Shoes, pair
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
United States: New York, New York City
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1951
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Related event:
Korean War  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T10981.000
Catalog number:
T10981.000
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National Museum of American History
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Sample Foundation garment or girdle; William Skinner and Sons Nylon fabrics; 1946

Maker:
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
stretch knit satin; knitted net (overall production method/technique)
pink (overall color)
nylon; metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 1/4 in x 36 in; 59.055 cm x 91.44 cm
Object Name:
Corset
Foundation Garment
girdle
woman's
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1946
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T09666.000
Catalog number:
T09666.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Warm-up Jacket; William Skinner and Sons Sunbak fabric; 1951.

Maker:
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
satin weave; pile weave; double-faced (overall production method/technique)
gold (overall color)
Sunbak (overall material)
rayon viscose (overall material)
wool (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 in x 45 in; 58.42 cm x 114.3 cm
Object Name:
Jacket, Warm-up
Warm-up Jacket
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1951
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Related event:
Korean War  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T10985.000
Catalog number:
T10985.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Football pants; William Skinner and Sons nylon satin body with cotton twill padding; 1946

Maker:
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
satin weave (overall production method/technique)
Gold (overall color)
nylon (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30 in x 35 in; 76.2 cm x 88.9 cm
Object Name:
Pants, Football
Football pants
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1946
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Related event:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T09669.000
Catalog number:
T09669.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_646498

Baby's Sacque coat; William Skinner and Sons Sunbak fabric, 1951

Maker:
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
rayon; wool (overall material)
twill weave; pile weave (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/4 in x 16 in; 23.495 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
Sacque
Baby's Sacque
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1951
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Related event:
Korean War  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T10984.000
Catalog number:
T10984.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-d9e0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Jacket lining, William Skinner and Sons Sunbak fabric; 1951

Maker:
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
pile; satin weave; double-faced (overall production method/technique)
Sunbak (overall style)
wool (overall material)
rayon (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 39 1/2 in x 20 3/4 in; 100.33 cm x 52.705 cm
Object Name:
Lining, Zip-in
Lining, zip-in
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1951
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Related event:
Korean War  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T10982.000
Catalog number:
T10982.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-806c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_646500
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Men's necktie; Wm. Skinner and Sons, jeep design, printed rayon crepe; 1945

Maker:
A. Sulka & Company  Search this
William Skinner and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
viscose rayon (overall material)
jacquard woven; cylinder printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 48 in x 3 in; 121.92 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Men's necktie
necktie
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1945
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Related event:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T09141.002
Accession number:
170051
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Flying Suit, Electrically Heated

Measurements:
overall (padded): 86 in x 22 in x 6 in; 218.44 cm x 55.88 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
Flying Suit
Other Terms:
Flying Suit; Man; Navy
Associated date:
1950 - 1960
Credit Line:
William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
AF.58975-N(1)
Catalog number:
58975-N(1)
Accession number:
242993
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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1900 - 1950 William Skinner and Sons Satin Quilted Square

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, silk, satin (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 in x 23 in; 58 cm x 58 cm
Object Name:
quilt
comforter
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1900-1950
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Manufacturing  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner & Sons
ID Number:
TE.T07005
Accession number:
119013
Catalog number:
T07005
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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William Skinner and Sons blue silk satin fabric length; 1914.

Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
Blue (overall color)
satin weave (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 36 in x 36 in; 91.44 cm x 91.44 cm
Object Name:
Fabric
Fabric Length
fabric length
Fabric length
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1914
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T01232.000
Accession number:
56703
Catalog number:
T01232.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-87d1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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William Skinner and Sons blue silk crepe fabric length; 1932.

Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
Nassau blue (overall color)
plain weave, crepe (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 36 in x 38 in; 91.44 cm x 96.52 cm
Object Name:
Fabric
Fabric Length
fabric length
Fabric length
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1932
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T06927.000
Accession number:
117978
Catalog number:
T06927.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1161982

William Skinner and Sons red silk crepe fabric length; 1932.

Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
Poppy red (overall color)
canton crepe, plain weave; piece-dyed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 36 in x 39 in; 91.44 cm x 99.06 cm
Object Name:
Fabric
Fabric Length
fabric length
Fabric length
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1932
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T06928.000
Accession number:
117978
Catalog number:
T06928.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-88d5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1161983

William Skinner and Sons eggshell silk crepe-backed satin fabric length; 1932

Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
Eggshell (overall color)
crepe-backed satin weave; piece-dyed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 36 in x 39 in; 91.44 cm x 99.06 cm
Object Name:
Fabric
Fabric Length
fabric length
Fabric length
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1932
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T06929.000
Accession number:
117978
Catalog number:
T06929.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-886d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1161984

William Skinner and Sons silk georgette aqua blue fabric length; 1932.

Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
aqua blue (overall color)
Georgette (overall style)
open plain weave (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 36 in x 38 1/2 in; 91.44 cm x 97.79 cm
Object Name:
Fabric
Fabric Length
fabric length
Fabric length
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1932
Subject:
American Textile Industry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T06930.000
Accession number:
117978
Catalog number:
T06930.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-80b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1161985

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