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Robert Smalls Mens Heavyweight T Shirt

Robert Smalls Mens Heavyweight T Shirt

Regular price $32.00 USD
Regular price $36.00 USD Sale price $32.00 USD
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Size Chart & Easy Measurement Tips

SIZE Width (in) Length (in Sleeve (in)
S 18 ¼ 26 ⅝ 16 ¼
M 20 ¼ 28 17 ¾
L 22 29 ⅜ 19
Xl 24 30 ¾ 20 ½
2XL 26 31 ⅝ 21 ¾
3XL 27 ¾ 32 ½ 23 ¼
4XL 29 ¾ 33 ½ 24 ⅝

How To Properly Measure (almost) Any Garment:
Go and grab your favorite t-shirt, hoodie or top. Lay it flat and gently spread it out. Try not to stretch it too much.

Using a tape measure or large ruler – or even a string that you can measure later – to take these two measurements:

This men's garment-dyed heavyweight t shirt pays tribute to the African American war hero, abolitionist, statesman, U.S. Congressman, and true American patriot Robert Smalls.

Crafted with 100% ring-spun cotton, this premium regular fit t-shirt is super soft, breathable and remarkably comfortable, allowing for versatile styling.

Product Features

* 100% ring-spun cotton
* Fabric weight: 6.1 oz/yd² (206.8 g/m²)
* Yarn diameter: 20 singles
* Garment-dyed, pre-shrunk fabric
* Relaxed fit
* 7/8″ double-needle topstitched collar
* Twill-taped neck and shoulders for extra durability
* Double-needle armhole, sleeve, and bottom hems
* Signature twill label
* Blank product sourced from Honduras
* Designed, printed and shipped in the USA
* Black Owned & Operated Business

* This product is made especially for you as soon as you place an order, which is why it takes us a bit longer to deliver it to you. Making products on demand instead of in bulk helps reduce overproduction and waste, so thank you for making thoughtful purchasing decisions!

The Incredable History!

Robert Smalls (1839-1915) was a 19th-century African American who made a name for himself as a war hero, sailor, abolitionist, politician, and Congressman.

Born into slavery in South Carolina, Smalls was an enslaved sailor who used his familiarity with ship operations to commandeer a Confederate transport ship during the Civil War. He successfully navigated it past Confederate defenses, delivering it, and valuable information about Confederate fortifications and weapons, to the Union army thus freeing himself and other enslaved individuals aboard.

After the war, Smalls served in the South Carolina state legislature and the U.S. House of Representatives, becoming one of the first African Americans elected to Congress. He fought for the rights of African Americans, working towards their political, social, and economic equality.

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