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Diana F - this was my mom's mug? I presume since it has an R
Hello Diana F - this was my mom's mug? I presume since it has an R for Ruth. But if it is older it could have been an R for Rutherford, who was her uncle. She was born in 1912 and he in 1894. (2609 & … read more
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F - This chair is the Gma Merrick chair. It is the chair of
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F - This is a Corson chair, meaning it was from Modesto and
FOR Diana F - This is a Corson chair, meaning it was from Modesto and belonged to my father's familly. I don't know if it was brought from Indiana at the turn of the century or was acquired here.... I… read more
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F - This is a little corner chair that was in my Great Gma's
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F - The second piece is a love seat also residing now in my
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