US Army green service uniform worn by Colin L. Powell

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Manufactured by
Weintraub Brothers Company, Inc., founded 1917
Martin Manufacturing Company
Worn by
General Powell, Colin L., American, born 1937
Subject of
United States Army, American, founded 1775
Dimensions
H x W x D (on form): 64 1/2 × 23 1/2 × 15 in. (163.8 × 59.7 × 38.1 cm)
Type
military uniforms
Place used
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1989-1993
Description
A US Army green service uniform worn by Colin L. Powell as General and as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff comprised of a jacket with service awards and insignia attached (.1a-v), dress pants (.2), a short-sleeved dress shirt (.3), a necktie (.4), and a belt (.5).
Topic
African American
Clothing and dress
Local and regional
Military
Persian Gulf War, 1991
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of General Colin L. Powell, USA (Ret)
Object number
2016.14
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Clothing-Historical
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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