This vintage coat was made in the 1940s by the Excel Garment Mfg. Co of Minneapolis, Minnesota under their Sno Fo label. The coat has a cotton shell with a sheepskin lining and collar. It has handwarmer pockets and flapped cargo pockets with leather reinforcement on the pockets.
This vintage suit was made by Michaels- Stern of Rochester, NY from Courier Cloth and was sold the Hub Clothing Co of Moorhead, Minnesota. Courier Cloth was advertised as being woven from mid-weight wool in such a way that made it particularly hard wearing.
This vintage western jacket was made in the late 1950s by the Herman K. Lavin Company of St. Paul, Minnesota under the Land-N-Lakes label. The jacket is made from a blend of Wool, Nylon and Cashmere in an attractive muted plaid. The jacket has peak lapels, and fancy western yokes front and back. It has bi-swing shoulder.
This vintage jacket was made in Owatonna, Minnesota by Uber from deerskin leather. It is a pullover style, with a lace up front and side zipper. It has two C&C zip breast pockets and is lined. While the 44″ chest measurement would seem to suggest a size 40, trust me that with the pullover cut of this, it fits much better on a 36-38.
This vintage overcoat was made in the 1930s by Viking of St. Paul, Minnesota. It is double breasted, with downward sloping peak lapels, a belted back and a breast pocket. It is made from a heavy boucle wool fabric and bears an Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America union label. The date is stitched over, but from the style, it is likely the 1936 variant.
This vintage jacket was made in the 1950s in St. Paul, Minnesota by Gordon & Ferguson, Inc. under their Field and Stream label. It is a classic western cut, with peak lapels, a three button front, yoked back, bi-swing shoulders and patch pockets.
Chest (pit to pit): 21″ (doubled = 42″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 18-1/2″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 25-3/4″
Length (base of collar to hem): 31″