Maker and Role
Brookhurst, Incorporated, Manufacturer
United Airlines Limited, Commissioned by
United Airlines uniform dress, woman's, long-sleeved, navy blue, round neckline with a false cross over front flap. The false cross over flap extends from right to left breast. The front edge of the flap extends downwards as a seam changing at the kneeline into a pleat. There are 2 external pockets. One pocket on each hip of the dress. The zip is at the back and commences at the neckline and extends downwards for 495 mm. On the top left hand side of the false flap, is the United motif embossed in grey cotton. The label at the back of the neck reads United by Brookhurst. The information label reads 80% polyester, 20% wool. R/N 69781, Made in USA, Style 5508, Cut 6927, Size 04P. The dress is full lined with a silk like fabric. The colour of the lining is blue. The sleeves are vented for 70 mm at the wrist.
Signature/Marks and Type
UNITED / by Brookhurst Maker's Mark
Karen Cudahy Hand-written
Brookhurst, Incorporated et al. Uniform Dress [Ground Crew, United Airlines], 2003.306. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).