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nicotine
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i found informative web site.

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here are three pages that introduce brand tags of old tee with their date.
check them out. they must help you.
http://www.ragyard.net/html/newpage.html?code=7" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
http://www.t-boy.jp/hpgen/HPB/entries/15.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
http://www.redcloud.co.jp/top.htm" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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Re: i found informative web site.

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I like redcloud and the VFG label database: http://www.vintagefashionguild.org/labels_f.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

However, use your judgment when dating a garment. Redcloud's dating with regards to some workwear labels is off by as much as 20 years, ditto for VFG.
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nicotine
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Re: i found informative web site.

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the web site you posted looks have huge date-base. thanks for telling me.
and i dont know what work brands you talking about but i want to check the differences. red cloud might be wrong with some brands.

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and i looked over that site and there are little mens brand arent there? i always wonder if there is a huge date base covering brands tags from minor to major brand.

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Perhaps I was a little broad with my statement. I had seen a 40s Penny's garment a few months ago that was identified by Red Cloud as having a 60s label. But other features on the garment conclusively dated it to the 40s.
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