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Two crotchet fabric pin cushions

Two crotchet fabric pin cushions

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Pincushions
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Piece of checked red, white and green fabric

Piece of checked red, white and green fabric

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Assorted metal, plastic and wood knitting needles, bound in a group

Assorted metal, plastic and wood knitting needles, bound in ...

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Knitting needles
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Singer sewing machine manual

Singer sewing machine manual

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Small cardboard packet containing 3 pieces of dressmakers chalk

Small cardboard packet containing 3 pieces of dressmakers ch...

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Chalks
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Pins, pencil, chalk, buttons, etc.

Pins, pencil, chalk, buttons, etc.

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Textileworking equipment
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Assorted pieces of fabric garment attachments

Assorted pieces of fabric garment attachments

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Textiles
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Miscellaneous objects

Miscellaneous objects

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Sewing equipment
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Metal baking tray with six pressed moulds

Metal baking tray with six pressed moulds

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Tart tins
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Wood piece

Wood piece

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Lids
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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The Worker Cook Book, compiled by Mary Gilmore

The Worker Cook Book, compiled by Mary Gilmore

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Cookbooks
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Dame Mary Gilmore
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1915
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Group of assorted metal snap fasteners

Group of assorted metal snap fasteners

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Fasteners
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Two packets of hooks and eye clips

Two packets of hooks and eye clips

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Fasteners
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Metal baking tray with six pressed moulds

Metal baking tray with six pressed moulds

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Tart tins
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Baking tin

Baking tin

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Baking tin

Baking tin

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Assorted zippers and fabric

Assorted zippers and fabric

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Popular Scientific Recreations

Popular Scientific Recreations

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Books
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Three assorted cotton threads

Three assorted cotton threads

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Threads
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Fabric footstool

Fabric footstool

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Footstools
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Sewing kit containing needles of assorted sizes in a printed colour paper packet

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Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Sewing kits
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Five metal bobbins with cotton threads

Five metal bobbins with cotton threads

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Seven assorted metal needles and latch hooks

Seven assorted metal needles and latch hooks

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Needles
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Baking tray

Baking tray

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Sew 'n' Save Velvet ribbon

Sew 'n' Save Velvet ribbon

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Metal baking tray with six pressed moulds

Metal baking tray with six pressed moulds

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Tart tins
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Photocopied pages on the life of Captain John Egge, river boat owner and trader

Photocopied pages on the life of Captain John Egge, river bo...

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Metal shoehorn with plaitted wool cord attached

Metal shoehorn with plaitted wool cord attached

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Dressmaker's chalk, broken into two pieces

Dressmaker's chalk, broken into two pieces

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Metal thread on wooden reel

Metal thread on wooden reel

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Threads
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Innkeepers complimentary sewing kit containing coloured thread, two buttons, and a safety pin, in an orange cardboard packet

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Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Sewing kits
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Singer sewing machine on metal stand with wooden work bench ...

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Maroon coloured twine

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Threads
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Three spanners in a box

Three spanners in a box

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Wrenches
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Pink green and silver printed fabric tablecloth

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Tablecloths
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Round metal tin

Round metal tin

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Tins
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Assorted haberdashery and box

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Photocopy of a handwritten document

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Photocopies
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Framed latch-hook wall hanging

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Wall hangings
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Tape measure

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Assorted pieces of fabric

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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250 assorted buttons

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Paper scrapbook with black cover

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Two handwritten notes. The first was found in "Popular Scien...

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Sock darner

Sock darner

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Darners
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Pieces of corks

Pieces of corks

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Stoppers
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Orange rubber thimble

Orange rubber thimble

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Thimbles
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Printed A4 sheet with two colour photographs displaying Sing...

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Seventeen assorted cotton threads

Seventeen assorted cotton threads

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Threads
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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