polyester

No More Bushit
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has red and black ink printed on white polyester. At the center is a photo of George W. Bush''s head, circled with a slash through it. Above and below the image is "No More / Bushit". To...

KFAT
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Multicolor poster is printed on non-woven fabric web (polyester fibers?). At the top is a stylized image of a man in a cowboy hat behind a KFAT microphone with a background of blue and yellow rays...

Endangered Species of Hawaii
1993

Poster has a colorful scene of a variety of animals on beaches, int eh water, in trees, or taking flight. Volcano and rainbow in the background along with a blue sky with a full moon. At the top...

I Want You
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has blue images and red text printed on white nonwoven polyester material. At top is an image of a man wearing a top hat with a peace symbol on it and glasses pointing his right hand toward...

1975-1985

One adult size medium orange jumpsuit with short sleeves and a front pocket on the chest. It has snap closures and a collared neck with a reinforced waist. There is a purple tag in the nape of...

Used in the Livermore Action Group's protests against nuclear proliferation. Green t-shirt with a navy blue circle in the center with the words "Stop the bomb where it starts, June 21st, Blockade...

2009-2010

This black cap has a stiff, curved bill and a small black button on the top. Across the front of the cap is machine embroidered in yellow "MINUTEMAN Civil Defense Corps of California....

1981

Hospital gown. Description: Small child's hospital gown. Lightweight polyester of tiny white and yellow check with pictures in blues, white, gold and red of athletic equipment and children...

c.1970's

Man's navy blue necktie; navy blue with red dots in a diaper pattern. Donor believed that he purchased the tie at Vance Edwards, Ltd., Oakland. This is the type of necktie he would have worn to...

c. 1972

The green t-shirt has the Equal Rights Amendment written in white, on the front, underneath which is the National Organization for Women's (NOW) logo. It is a size small, and is made by Sneakers,...

2003

Men's board trunks are red, 100% polyester plain weave, with a Velcro and tie, fly-style closure at center front. Trunks have a one-inch-wide black stripe running vertically down each side...

1984

This pair of gray trousers was worn by Dan Dotta of Benicia and were designed to be worn with a coat for the referee uniform for the Track and field event at the 1984 Olympics. The trousers have...

1981

dress and sash. Description: grey country silk (blend of polyester, silk, linen and cotton) -dry clean only tag with label indicating that dress is one of Olive E's Samuri Line; long sleeves...

1984

This goldenrod colored coat was worn by Dan Dotta from Benecia, a referee for the Track and Field Event at the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles. There is a diamond shaped patch over the left...

2003

White Hanes T-shirt, 50% cotton, 50% polyster, size- Adult L. Front has teal text over the left breast reading "Bob McClain for Governor 2003." Back has teal text reading "Bob McClain for...

1998

Cape is black polyester twill. When laid flat, cape is a half-circle. Appliqued in the shoulder area is a piece of black polyester knitted jersey which has an all-over applique of black suede in...

1983

T-shirt. Description: red polyester/cotton T-shirt, scoop neck, cap sleeves, blue printing across front, "BIKE TRIPPERS, THE OAKLAND MUSEUM 1983," with bike wheel tread, manufactured by "Fun-...

c. 1990

This three piece dressy outfit, by Berkeley wearable artist, Ellen Hauptli, was submitted to the Women's Board for their 2001 White Elephant Sale. It is through the Women's Board that...

Amnesiac Button up
Fall 2002

Short-sleeved, size M button-up shirt is made from a maroon polyester/viscose plain weave. Fabric features a fine plaid of gray and white. Embroidered at back right mid-shoulder is one of the...

2003

Polyster cap made by China for cafepress.com. Cap is white with a black bill, black eyelets, and a black button at the top. Reads "Rolling Grayout" across the front. Closes with velcro

2003

Eyeshade made in China by Cafepress.com. 60% cotton, 40%, polyester. Campaign material for Cruz Bustamante during 2003 California Gubernatorial Recall Election. Reads "Let's Cruz; Bustemante...

2005

The shorts are black, with three white stripes down the sides and a white panel that wraps around the back, from hip to hip. On the front, there is apatcs of the official logo of adidas.

2005

The jersey is cobalt blue, with white panels on the sleeves and down the sides. On the front, there are patches of the official logo of Adidas, and the San Jose earthquakes, as well as a large...

October, 1991

view of the Oakland Fire showing smoke as seen from San Francisco

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