10.25 in HIGH x 6 in WIDE
(26.03 cm HIGH x 15.24 cm WIDE)
Gift of Mrs. Eleanor Chamberlain

Bonnet. Description: Blue corduroy bonnet made by Taft & Pennoyer, Oakland. History: Donor's grandfather, William Edward Loy, came to California from Iowa in 1874. He lived in Suisun and Chico, and was in the printing supply business. (IBM 5/93) Young Girl's bonnet of navy blue cordueroy with satin bow trim between brim and crown, matching ties (bonnet strings) which are badly worn. Looks like ones from late teens - combination of similar hats in 1915 fashion publication. (Colleen Callahan, 11/18/1993)

Used: child | Female

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