1940s horsehide reinforced wool work jacket

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This vintage work jacket was made immediately after WWII. It is made of mackinaw wool, with leather cuff, sleeve and pocket details, typical of work jackets designed for railroad workers. The jacket has a Crown zip, knit waistband and is unlined.

Chest (pit to pit): 21″ (doubled = 42″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 15-1/2″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff):25-1/2″
Length (base of collar to hem): 25-1/2″

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1940s Woolrich mackinaw with Talon Zipper front

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This vintage coat was made c.1943 by the Woolrich Woolen Mills of Woolrich, PA. It is a size 44, and a relatively rare style, with a bell-shaped Talon zipper with sunburst stop-box. It has a broad, rounded collar, breast pockets with the plain snaps used by Woolrich during WWII and handwarmer pockets. It has low slung side adjuster belts and rear entry game pouch.

Chest (pit to pit): 25″ (doubled = 50″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 19-1/2″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 24-1/2″
Length (base of collar to hem): 26-1/2″

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WWII Coast Guard jacket

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This vintage coat was made during WWII. It is made from black canvas, and is single breasted with flapped pockets, and a belted back. It is stenciled with the original owners name inside.

Chest (pit to pit): 24″ (doubled = 48″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 19″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 23-1/2″
Length (base of collar to hem): 44-1/2″

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1940s two tone Hollywood jacket

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This vintage Hollywood jacket was made in the 1940s-early 1950s. It is two tone brown on brown wool, and appears to be home tailored.

Chest (pit to pit): 23″ (doubled = 46″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 19″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 22″
Length (Base of collar to hem): 27″

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1940s embroidered western shirt

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This vintage shirt was made in the 1940s. It is two tone green and taupe, with embroidered green yellow and pink flowers. It has a fancy yoked front and back , pearloid plastic buttons and a single snap sewn at the neck for a flat closure.

Chest (pit to pit): 23-1/2″ (doubled = 47″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 18-1/2″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 23-1/2″
Length (base of collar to hem): 28″

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1940s Duxbak Montana Cloth hunting jacket

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This vintage coat was made immediately after WWII by Duxbak from their lightweight Montana Cloth. It has two large cargo pockets and a flapped breast pocket. It has a belted back and bi-swing shoulders.

Chest (pit to pit): 25″ (doubled = 50″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 19-3/4″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 24-1/2″
Length (base of collar to hem): 29-1/2″

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1943 dated Blum & Nelson overcoat

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This vintage overcoat was made in September of 1943 by Blum and Nelson, the US National Bank Building, Denver, Colorado. It is double breasted, with a 3×6 closure and a breast pocket.

Chest (pit to pit): 27″ (doubled = 54″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 21″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 25″
Length (Base of collar to hem): 43-1/4″

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1940s Nerad & Reshan overcoat

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This vintage overcoat was made in the early 1940s and was sold by Nerad & Reshan from blue and black Piccadilly Shetland herringbone tweed. It is heavyweight and single breasted with a fly front and handwarmer pockets. It has a 1939 ACWofA union tag.

Chest (pit to pit): 24″ (doubled = 48″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 18-1/2″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 27-1/4″
Length (base of collar to hem): 46″

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M421a repro by Ralph Lauren

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This jacket was made by Ralph Lauren, inspired by the WWII USN M-421a summer flight jacket. It is made of lightweight cotton twill, unlined, with a half-belt back, bi-swing shoulders, a bell shaped Talon zip, flapped patch pockets, the left of which has a pen slot, and an internal vertical snapped breast pocket.

Chest (pit to pit): 25-1/2″ (doubled = 51″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 20″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 24-3/4″
Length (base of collar to hem): 26″

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