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Jodhpurs Nr. 78 – Janet Bouvier née Lee

March 7th, 2013 · No Comments · Jacqueline Kennedy, Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Nr. 78 by Janet Bouvier at the Southhampton Riding and Hunt Club. She is wearing black riding boots and a polka dot scarf.
Janet Bouvier nee Lee and Jack Bouvier, the parents of Jacqueline Bouvier and Caroline Lee Bouvier, respectively known as Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Princess Lee Radziwill, are shown here in happier times.
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Jodhpurs Nr. 77 – Skiing Lessons

November 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Nr. 34 from Quebec, date unknown.
Note how the gentleman seems to have adding additional bandages around his calves.
Early example of jodhpurs as winter sportswear.

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Jodhpurs Nr. 76 – Jacqueline Bouvier (later: Kennedy Onassis)

June 1st, 2012 · No Comments · Jacqueline Kennedy, Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Nr. 76 by Jacqueline Bouvier, Southampton

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Jodhpurs Nr. 75 – Myrna Loy

March 1st, 2012 · No Comments · Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Nr. 75 by Myrna Loy in the film “Wings in the Dark” 1935
Check out the cream aviator jodhpurs that Myrna Loy wore in the film on my tumblr http://jodhpursandsons.tumblr.com/ or here.
To see the full history behind the costume, click on centre of the number that appears in the middle the photograph.

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Jodhpurs Nr. 74 – Audrey Tautou

February 29th, 2012 · No Comments · Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Nr. 74 by Audrey Tautou in the film Coco before Chanel (2009)

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Wallflower Dispatches + tumblr. = Jodhpurs & Sons

February 22nd, 2012 · No Comments · Jodhpurs, The Wallflower, Wallflowerdispatches

Keeping up with blogging is hard enough in between doing the laundry, living in the real world and raising the piglets (1 and 2).
Nevertheless, Wallflower Dispatches has spawned a progeny on tumblr.!
Jodhpurs & Sons collates the photographs of all of Wallflower Dispatches’ “Jodhpurs Nr….” posts into one blog.
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Jodhpurs Nr. 73 – Ralph Lauren/Rugby London Tweed Run 2011

February 21st, 2012 · No Comments · Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Nr. 74 by the winner “Most Dashing Dame” at the London Tweed Run organised by Rugby Ralph Lauren which took place on November 26th 2011. Participants gathered at the Rugby store in Covent Garden. A classic Tea Break was held in the grounds of Royal Avenue, Chelsea.

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Jodhpurs Nr. 72 – Princess Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth II)

February 6th, 2012 · No Comments · Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Nr. 72 by Queen Elizabeth II as Princess Elizabeth on 21st April 1939 in front of the Royal Lodge in Windsor Great Park on Princess Elizabeth’s 13th birthday.
Sixty years ago today, Princess Elizabeth ascended to the throne to become Queen Elizabeth II following the death of her father, King George VI.

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Jodhpurs Nr. 71 – Janet Bouvier

January 26th, 2012 · No Comments · Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Nr. 71 by Janet Bouvier circa 1930s.
Janet Norton Lee Bouvier Auchincloss Morris (December 3, 1907 – July 22, 1989) was an American socialite.
She was the mother of former United States First Lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis and Lee Radziwill.
She was born Janet Norton Lee, the daughter of James Thomas Lee and Margaret A. Merritt. [...]

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Jodhpurs Nr. 70 – Lord Curzon

January 16th, 2012 · No Comments · Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Nr. 70 by Lord Curzon in 1903.
George Nathaniel Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston, KG, GCSI, GCIE, PC (11 January 1859 – 20 March 1925), known as The Lord Curzon of Kedleston between 1898 and 1911. He was the Viceroy and Governor-General of India between 1899-1905.
The photograph shows him with his first wife, Mary [...]

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