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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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Machine made collar

Machine made 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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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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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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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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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 linen antimacassar

White linen antimacassar

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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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 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 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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Flour bag

Flour bag

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Flour bags
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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R M Gow & Co Ltd
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1916
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Collection of sewing implements in a rectangular plastic box with a clear plastic lid and a cream coloured plastic base

Collection of sewing implements in a rectangular plastic box...

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Sewing equipment
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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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Tablecloth of crochet medallions around a circular white linen centre

Tablecloth of crochet medallions around a circular white lin...

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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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 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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Ecru silk French knickers

Ecru silk French 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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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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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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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, 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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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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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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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 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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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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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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Floral motif pattern

Floral motif 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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Patons & Baldwins knitting pattern for bathing suits for children

Patons & Baldwins knitting pattern for bathing suits for chi...

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Knitting patterns
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Australia
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Paton & Baldwins (A/Asia) Ltd
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1916
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White, hairpin crochet bedjacket

White, hairpin crochet bedjacket

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Bedjackets
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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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White linen antimacassar

White linen antimacassar

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Antimacassars
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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, 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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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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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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Floral motif pattern

Floral motif 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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White cotton pinafore-style apron

White cotton pinafore-style apron

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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Six crocheted egg warmers

Six crocheted egg warmers

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Tableware
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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 linen antimacassar

White linen antimacassar

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Antimacassars
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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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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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Crochet hook

Crochet hook

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Crochet hooks
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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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