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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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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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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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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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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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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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Silk petticoat

Silk 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 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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Cream-coloured silk French knickers

Cream-coloured 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 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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Panel of white broderie anglais

Panel of white broderie anglais

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Textile lengths
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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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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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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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White filet net tablecloth

White filet net tablecloth

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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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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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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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 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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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 crochet lavender pouch

White crochet lavender pouch

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Pouches
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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

A length of white bias binding

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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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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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 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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White tablecloth with butterfly motifs

White tablecloth with butterfly motifs

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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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 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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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 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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Square white tablecloth with floral border

Square 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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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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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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Wooden lacemaking bobbin

Wooden lacemaking bobbin

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Lacemaking 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 featuring three borders of drawn threadwork

Tablecloth featuring three borders of drawn threadwork

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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Piece of white organdie which and has a white lace trim along one edge

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Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Underwear
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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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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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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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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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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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Square white crochet doily

Square white crochet 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 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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