U.S. Army Hostess Librarian Uniform

Unknown American, American



Wool, buttons, sterling silver, cotton, brass buttons

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. William A. Robinson



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Uniform

Research Area

Textiles and Costumes

Not on view


1) Name Pin on jacket pocket: “Miss Robinson” 2) Jacket label: “National Recovery Board, Coat and Suit Industry” 3) Cufflinks in shirt sleeves: “Leavitt, Watertown, Mass. 38" 4) Hat label: “Stetson, Fifth Avenue”; Tag on hat: “Army Hostess, Librarian Corps., Fort Devens, Mass>”


Ruth Robinson (1912-1989) [wife of Darmouth Government Professor William A. Robinson], Lebanon, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1963.

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