28 Mar 2014

NZ Society: Y-fronts

From New Zealand Society, 2:20 pm on 28 March 2014

Jockey Y-Fronts
Jockey Y-Fronts: Archives New Zealand

Amelia Nurse looks back on the history of men's underwear in New Zealand, especially the introduction of Jockey y-fronts in 1940.

Underpants s Christchurch by Canterbury of New Zealand Ltd
Underpants, 1950s, Christchurch, by Canterbury of New Zealand Ltd. Gift of Bridget Daldy, 2008. CC BY-NC-ND licence. Te Papa (GH016215).