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Object ID 002436

Object Name Texaco Hat

Object Desc Olive drab fabric hat with black brim and Texaco logo.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002192

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Hats


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Garage Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Automotive,uniforms,Clothing,hats,Texaco,

Title Texaco Hat

Description Olive drab cloth hat with circular Texaco logo on front and black plastic brim. Size 6 7/8.


Approx Collection Date

Height 5.5

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 11

Circumference 21.5

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Texaco

Maker Details Founded in 1901 in Beaumont, Texas, by Joseph S. Cullinan, Thomas J. Donoghue, Walter Benona Sharp, and Arnold Schlaet upon the discovery of oil at Spindletop. For many years, Texaco was the only company selling gasoline under the same brand name in all 50 US states, as well as Canada, making it the most truly national brand among its competitors.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2192



Date JUN 6,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Dylan Kite

Notes Minor dirt accumulation and wear to hat.


Date JUN 6,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin

Date JUN 6,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Garage Exhibit from Garage Exhibit - automatic entry by admin