Collections
Other Name
LETHBRIDGE POLICE
Date Range From
1980
Date Range To
1991
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
POLYESTER/COTTON
Catalogue Number
P19960112109
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Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
LETHBRIDGE POLICE
Date Range From
1980
Date Range To
1991
Materials
POLYESTER/COTTON
No. Pieces
1
Length
83.8
Width
47.5
Description
LIGHT BLUE SHORT SLEEVED DRESS SHIRT. FRONT SNAP BUTTON CLOSURE, WITH IMITATION MOTHER-OF-PEARL SNAP FRONTS. SLEEVES HAVE UPTURNED CUFFS. TWO BREAST POCKETS. SEMI-CIRCULAR SHOULDER FLASHES; BLACK WITH WHITE TRIM ON BORDERS. EMBROIDERED WITH "CITY OF LETHBRIDGE POLICE FORCE". SHIRT HAS TAG INSIDE NECK WITH "RAPIER"; STAMPED INTO COLLAR ABOVE IS "SANFORIZED TALLS 800ES 1314".
Subjects
CLOTHING-OUTERWEAR
Historical Association
SAFETY SERVICES
History
BASED ON PUBLISHED LETHBRIDGE HERALD PHOTOGRAPHS, THE UNIFORM'S HALF-MOON FLASH WAS INSTITUTED IN 1961 AND DISCONTINUED IN 1991. *UPDATE* IN 2014 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT JANE EDMUNDSON CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF ART OBJECTS, INCLUDING SOME DONATED BY THE CITY OF LETHBRIDGE POLICE SERVICES. FOR A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF THE LETHBRIDGE POLICE COLLECTION, SEE RECORD P19960112001. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE CITY OF LETHBRIDGE POLICE SERVICES AND TRANSCRIPTS OF INTERVIEWS AND CORRESPONDENCE WITH CURRENT AND FORMER LETHBRIDGE POLICE, SEE PERMANENT FILE P19960112000.
Catalogue Number
P19960112109
Acquisition Date
1996-12
Collection
Museum
Images
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