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Catalog Number 2012.007.001
Description One 1995 white cotton Hanes extra large T-shirt with a color cartoon image of Devil's Slide depicting a two-lane road going along the edge of a cliff. Back has the words "REPAIR" and '"BYPASS" with check boxes in front of them. "REPAIR" is marked with an "X."
Object Name T-Shirt
Collection 3D - Clothing
Title Repair/Bypass Devil's Slide T-Shirt, 1995
Date 1995
Inscription Text "DEVIL'S SLIDE CALIFORNIA / c 1995 LANGER/MARION" (printed in black on front beneath image); "X REPAIR / BYPASS" (printed on back--"X" appears to be handwritten in red ink); "H Hanes R / BEEFY-T R / PRE-SHRUNK / PRE-RETRECUPRE-ENCOGIDO / 100% COTTON/COTON/ALGODON / FABRIQUE AUX E-U/HECHO EN LOS E.U.A. / MADE IN U.S.A. / T GRAND/X GRANDE / X LARGE" (label inside neck)
Notes According to a group of people who were instrumental in getting the Devil's Slide tunnel project approved, this T-shirt is significant because it predates the tunnel project and shows a time when the public were interested in filling in the cliff from the ocean level.
Dimensions H-29 W-25 inches
Dimension Details Hanging.
Search Terms Devil's Slide
Devil's Slide Bypass
Highway I
Subjects Road construction