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Spiral Puttees Are So Shaped As To Wind On Spirally From Ankle To Knee And To Fit Closely To The Leg With Even Pressure Without Any Turns Or Twists.

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Title
Spiral Puttees Are So Shaped As To Wind On Spirally From Ankle To Knee And To Fit Closely To The Leg With Even Pressure Without Any Turns Or Twists.
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Hosiery -- 1901s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1903
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC HOS-190
Topics
Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1900-1909
Men -- Clothing & dress -- 1900-1909
Hosiery -- 1900-1909
Notes
Content: Title from folder.
Content: Written on border: "Dec. 12, 1903" Printed on border: "For rough hard wear, no leg covering has ever been invented equal to the 'puttee.' Can be worn under trousers to keep the leg dry in wet or snow. Can be used with shoes and with or without stockings. Recommended for rheumatism and varicose veins." "The warmest and most comfortable gaiter yet invented." "Patentees and sole manufactures -- Fox Brothers & Co., Ltd., Wellington, Somerset. Agents for the United States & Canada : Bale & Manley, Wool Exchange building, New York, U.S.A." Includes additional text.
Source identifier: ILN (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1714422
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17215519
Barcode: 33333159383575
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f841d700-c553-012f-5383-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1903: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Spiral Puttees Are So Shaped As To Wind On Spirally From Ankle To Knee And To Fit Closely To The Leg With Even Pressure Without Any Turns Or Twists." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1903. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2621-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Spiral Puttees Are So Shaped As To Wind On Spirally From Ankle To Knee And To Fit Closely To The Leg With Even Pressure Without Any Turns Or Twists." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2621-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1903). Spiral Puttees Are So Shaped As To Wind On Spirally From Ankle To Knee And To Fit Closely To The Leg With Even Pressure Without Any Turns Or Twists. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2621-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Spiral Puttees Are So Shaped As To Wind On Spirally From Ankle To Knee And To Fit Closely To The Leg With Even Pressure Without Any Turns Or Twists.