Fur hats (2) and tippets (2)
Overall (a): 8 in. × 8 1/2 in. (20.3 × 21.6 cm) Overall (b): 4 1/2 × 9 1/2 × 6 1/2 in. (11.4 × 24.1 × 16.5 cm) O
embroidered: on cloth label stitched to lining of "a": "L. A. F." printed: on lining of "b": "WARRANTED / GENUINE / ALASKA" maker's labels: stitched to linings of tippets: "Fred'k Loeser & Co. / PARIS BROOKLYN."
Two sealskin hats with matching tippets; lady's hat (a) with high domed crown and a 3-inch band around base; man's hat (b) with low, rounded crown, a rounded visor that folds upward in front, and a 3 1/4-inch band that folds upward in back and on sides; all pieces with black satin lining.
According to the accession records, these items belonged to Charles S. Voorhies and his wife (née Charlotte A. Friend), parents of the donor.
Gift of Miss Arlene B. Voorhies
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.