In Gonaïves, Dessalines proclaims Haiti’s independence, signaling the formation of the world’s first black republic. He publishes a Declaration of Independence, signed by himself and Christophe, and the colony “Saint-Domingue” is abolished forever. The original Taino name of Hayti is officially restored.
13.5oz./yd² (US) 22.5 oz./L yd (CA), 70/30 cotton/polyester, 100% cotton face yarns on solid colors
3-End fleece, ring spun cotton
20 singles face yarn for a durable and textured fabric face
Double ribbing side panels for stretch
Reverse coverstitch sewing on all seams for durability and a premium finish
Body panels sewn cross grain to limit shrinkage & shortening after wash
520gm 100% cotton 1x1 ribbing at cuff and waistband