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Catalog Number 10211-1
Title Uniform, Sweater, University High School Pep Club
Object Name Uniform
Description Dark royal blue University High School Pep Club sweater. The sweater has a red "U" sewn onto the front, that has a blue felt border, that is bordered again by white felt. The red "U" is made of a fabric similar to carpet, and puffs out from the sweater. The sweater itself has broad shoulders, then become slimming toward the end (the waist). The arms are the same, the cuffs are tight against the wrist, while the upper arm has more fabric and is more loose. On the side of the right arm are three chevrons pointed downward. They match the "U" in fabric, and colors. There is a label that is sewn to the back of the neck that reads "STADIUM 100% PURE WOOL, SHAKER SWEATER CO." The logo for the company is also on the label.
Year Range from 1957
Year Range to 1960
Material Wool
Made Shaker Sweater Company
Used USA: Nebraska (Lancaster), Lincoln
Height (in) 22.5
Width (in) 15.5
Other Name Sweater
History Pep Club sweater worn by Margaret Allington when she attended University High School 1957-1960 (tenth through twelfth grades). The Pep Club was mainly for basketball, but also for track and field. Worn with beanie and a matching blue A-line skirt that had to go to the middle of the knee. Worn to school on Fridays. There were 70-80 kids in the Pep Club.
Collection Allington, Margaret
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