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Sans Culottes were made up of the working class men in support of the French Revolution. They normally wore trousers, carmagnole jackets, red waistcoats, clogs, and red peasant hats.

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Sans Culotte. These people were radical left wing partisans of the lower classes and typically wore the red cap of liberty, the carmagnole and pantaloons as their uniform.

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Sans culottes: were the first thing to be known as pants and were worn by lower classes that later became radical partisans during the French Revolution.

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In the French Revolution, the sans-culottes were the radical partisans of the lower classes; typically urban laborers. The appellation refers to the fashionable culottes (silk knee-breeches) of the moderate bourgeois revolutionaries, as distinguished from the working class sans-culottes, who traditionally wore pantaloons (pants). During the peak of their influence, roughly 1792 to 1795, the sans-culottes provided the principal support behind the two far-left

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Sans culottes: essentially a group of working class men who supported the revolution; wore trousers instead of knee breeches to distinguish themselves from the nobility and more affluent

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The Bonnet Rouge and its tricolor cockade -- more than a fashion statement, a symbol.

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The 18th Century: sans culottes {Sans culottes were the radical peasants and were poorly dressed, so their pantaloons that they wore were adapted to be called sans culottes. They were the first things called "pants."}

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French Revolution Rebel: It's 1789 and Paris has had it with this royal tyranny! You'll need a some worn trousers (you are a sans-culottes, after all), a peasant shirt, a red Phrygian cap with a tricolor cockade, a red scarf around your neck or waist and a sword or musket. Liberté, égalité, fraternité!

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