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6 edition of Stetson Hats & the John B. Stetson Company found in the catalog.

Stetson Hats & the John B. Stetson Company

1865Ð1970

by Jeffrey B. Snyder

  • 188 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Schiffer Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business & Management,
  • Costume,
  • Manufacturing industries,
  • Social history,
  • Textile And Clothing Industries (Economic Aspects),
  • Hats,
  • History Of Specific Companies,
  • Crafts & Hobbies,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • John B. Stetson Hat Company,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Infrastructure,
  • History,
  • Collectors and collecting,
  • United States,
  • Fashion,
  • Hat trade

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8040078M
    ISBN 100764302116
    ISBN 109780764302114

    Check out our john b stetson hat selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our shops. John B. Stetson’s original hat designs were meant for adventurers, for frontiersmen. Each and every Stetson hat style was crafted to complement contemporary streetwear, no matter the era. First established in Philadelphia, the John B. Stetson company originally produced men’s wide-brim hats.

    Founded in by John B. Stetson, Stetson is the standard in cowboy hats and an icon of everyday American lifestyle. Today, the factory in Garland, Texas, is one of the largest in the country and produces hats in hundreds of different styles and colors. By , John Stetson owned the world’s biggest hat factory in Philadelphia and employed nearly 4, workers. He was a good employer and as well as providing free health care he gave company shares to his workers. He also founded Stetson University in DeLand, Florida, and built a hospital in Philadelphia hospital.

    In the book,"Tim McCoy Remembers the West," Tim writes about the cowboy's dress, "The only brand of hat allowed was Stetson, named after John B. Stetson, who made the first western hat." () For a year John remained in Pikes Peak placering for gold although he made no large fortune. But, he did gain his good health and was now big and strong. Stetson is a brand of hat manufactured by the John B. Stetson Company. Founded in , John B. Stetson Company began when the founder headed west and created the original hat of the pioneering American West, the “Boss of the Plains”. Stetson Summer Collection.


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Stetson Hats & the John B. Stetson Company by Jeffrey B. Snyder Download PDF EPUB FB2

Surprisingly, though, the John B. Stetson Company was based in Philadelphia and produced all manner of headwear. Over illustrations display never-before-worn Stetson hats (men's and women's alike), hat boxes, miniature boxes, and a surprisingly large number of collectible items associated with this most famous hat company/5(8).

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Stetson Hats & the John B. Stetson Company: (Schiffer Book with Values) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5. Buy STETSON HATS THE JOHN B STETSON COMPANY: And the John n Company (Schiffer Book with Values) Illustrated by SNYDER, JEFFREY B.

(ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(6). Stetson hats or Stetsons, often known simply as cowboy hats, refers to a brand name and not a type of hat.

The John B. Stetson Company of St. Joseph, Missouri, founded by Stetson, (, USA), is the manufacturer of some of the more famous variants of the cowboy hat: a felt hat with a tall crown and very wide brim.

The John B. Stetson Company, founded by John B. Stetson inwas the maker of the Stetson cowboy hats, but ceased manufacturing in Stetson hats are now being manufactured in Garland, Texas, by Hatco, Inc., who also produce Resistol and Charlie 1 Horse hats. Stetson resumed manufacturing Stetson Hats & the John B.

Stetson Company book the s, but the company went bankrupt in. Innow back in Philadelphia, Stetson founded the John B. Stetson Company, specializing in the high-end felt hats he’d toyed with back West. His most famous model is the one seen above, the Boss of the Plains. It came with a dome-shaped crown, which called to mind the famous bowler hats of the era, but with a far larger brim.

John B Stetson died in in his DeLand mansion home. He is interred in the family Mausoleum in the Ashland section of West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, PA.

After his death, his son G. Henry Stetson ran the company until styles of dress changed so much that hat. The John B. Stetson Company Inwith $, John B. Stetson rented a small room, bought the tools he needed, bought $10 worth of fur and the John B.

Stetson Hat Company was born. A year later the "Hat of the West" or the now famous "Boss of the Plains" hat was born and the name Stetson was on its way to.

The Stetson Company began manufacturing hats in Philadelphia in John B. Stetson moved production to the site on Germantown Avenue in Stetson died inbut the firm he founded continued to flourish for many years thereafter, finally ceasing operations on the site in Founded inJohn B.

Stetson Company began when John B. Stetson headed west and created the original hat of the pioneering American West, the “Boss of the Plains”. This Western hat would become the cornerstone of Stetson's hat business and is still in production today.

Stetson made women’s hats; not just western hats, but high fashion millinery. Jeffrey B. Snyder recounts in his book Stetson Hats and the John B. Stetson Company that Stetson had made some women’s hats in the late s. Photographs of Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show clearly depict women wearing men’s Stetsons.

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$ + Rating: % positive. The Stetson Hat Company, founded by John B. Stetson inis the maker of the Stetson cowboy-style hats, but ceased manufacturing in Its name is now used by Hatco, Inc., and the stetson hats are produced in the company's subcompany called Stetson Hat Co.

in St. Joseph, Missouri. The John B. Stetson Company was launched in by a man, John B. Stetson, who had an idea to mass market a sturdy, durable cowboy hat for Americans.

Hats were the Stetson family business as. Inwith $, John B. Stetson rented a small room, bought the tools he needed, bought $10 worth of fur and the John B. Stetson Hat Company was born. A year later the "Hat of the West" or the now famous "Boss of the Plains" hat was born and the name Stetson was on its way to becoming the mark of quality, durability, innovation and beauty.

After conquering the West, the rapid growth of John B. Stetson & Company after propelled the company toward another accomplishment – becoming the largest hatter in the world.

While there are no historic data on the number of hats sold for most of the s and s, available information on earnings growth sheds light on the company’s rapid ascent up the ranks of hat. Wikipedia Biographical Summary: John Batterson Stetson (May 5, - Febru ) was a U.S.

hatter, hat manufacturer, and, in the s, the inventor of the cowboy hat. He founded the John B. Stetson Company as a manufacturer of headwear; the company's hats are now commonly referred to simply as Stetsons. Get this from a library!

Stetson hats and the John B. Stetson Hat Company, [Jeffrey B Snyder] -- "This book provides a sweeping survey of the hats produced by the company Original research charts the development of the company Over illustrations display Stetson hats (men's and.In this video, Stetson walks you through the hat anatomy of the iconic Tom Mix and Royal Flush cowboy hats.

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