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Hello Muddah: 1912

Hello Muddah: 1912

Hunter's Island, New York, circa 1912. "Boy Scouts at Hunter's Island. Writing to the folks at home." View full size. Underwood & Underwood.

 

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Puttees

You are correct :) In case anyone else is interested, I found this site that explains how to put them on. The rest of the site is quite interesting also.

http://www.hardscrabblefarm.com/80th/putting_on_puttees.htm

Lace-up pants

They are indeed awesome. I think pants that laced tightly below the knee were designed to be worn with puttees.

Pants

They are pretty awesome, I want a pair.

Pants

Are those lace-up pants or leggings?

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