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Rare...possibly one of a kind book published in 1819 which is a collection of 6 months newspaper articles. Historical society says they have only one of 26 issues & are not aware of anymore in existan… read more
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Robert S. I have a Coats and Clark thread box I believe was
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I have two silk dresses from about 1858. one is black with
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The Crewel embroidery work I have was given to my mother in
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I CAME ACROSS A NICE OLD BOX OF HEMINWAY WASH SILKS. THE BOX
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I have found six numbered pen and ink drawings by six different
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Kim D.
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I have two platters given to me by my grandmother. One she
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