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Pair of white, cotton crocheted gloves

Pair of white, cotton crocheted gloves

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Gloves
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Black metal

Black metal "Winner" brand, hand operated sewing machine

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Sewing machines
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United States of America
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Pair of white cotton knickers

Pair of white cotton knickers

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Knickers
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Calico bag for Uncle Toby's oats

Calico bag for Uncle Toby's oats

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Food storage bags
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White fabric camiknickers

White fabric camiknickers

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Camiknickers
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White, cotton, sleeveless nightdress

White, cotton, sleeveless nightdress

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Nightdresses
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile samplers
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile samplers
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Work for Busy Fingers

Work for Busy Fingers

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Magazine clippings
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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New Idea
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1935
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Round white tablecloth with floral border

Round white tablecloth with floral border

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Tablecloths
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile samplers
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile borders
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White, organdie collar

White, organdie collar

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Collars
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White, cotton nightdress

White, cotton nightdress

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Nightdresses
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White cotton pantaloons

White cotton pantaloons

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Underpants
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White cotton apron with a hairpin crochet bib

White cotton apron with a hairpin crochet bib

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Aprons
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile borders
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White fabric camiknickers

White fabric camiknickers

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Camiknickers
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Envelope for McCall brand dressmaking pattern number 5591, Misses Dresses

Envelope for McCall brand dressmaking pattern number 5591, M...

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Packaging
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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McCall Pattern Company
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1940
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile borders
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White, cotton, ankle length nightdress

White, cotton, ankle length nightdress

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Nightdresses
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile borders
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White broderie anglais decorated petticoat

White broderie anglais decorated petticoat

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Petticoats
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White cotton short sleeved nightdress

White cotton short sleeved nightdress

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Nightdresses
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Orange dot grid pattern

Orange dot grid pattern

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textileworking patterns
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Corset cover

Corset cover

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Corset covers
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Round white doily consisting of seven joined crochet medallions attached to a fabric centre

Round white doily consisting of seven joined crochet medalli...

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile borders
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile borders
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White crocheted pocket

White crocheted pocket

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Pockets
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White organdie top

White organdie top

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Shirts
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White, crocheted collar

White, crocheted collar

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Collars
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White cotton handkerchief trimmed with a white hairpin crochet edge

White cotton handkerchief trimmed with a white hairpin croch...

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Handkerchiefs
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Rectangular white doily consisting of a fabric centre that has been edged with small joined crocheted medallions

Rectangular white doily consisting of a fabric centre that h...

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Our Needlecraft Service - Here's a Happy Idea

Our Needlecraft Service - Here's a Happy Idea

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile borders
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile borders
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White cotton pillowcase with filet crochet edge

White cotton pillowcase with filet crochet edge

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Pillowcases
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White crocheted collar

White crocheted collar

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Collars
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Remnant envelope for McCall brand dressmaking pattern

Remnant envelope for McCall brand dressmaking pattern

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Packaging
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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McCall Pattern Company
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1916
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White cotton nightdress

White cotton nightdress

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Nightdresses
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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White cotton top

White cotton top

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Tops
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile borders
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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A length of white bias binding featuring a herring bone stitch pattern down the centre

A length of white bias binding featuring a herring bone stit...

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile tapes
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile borders
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet sample

Crochet sample

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Bags
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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