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Preliminary Family Relics

Okay, here is what we have so far. I asked everyone to ask their children, so possibly there might be a few things added in the next day or two. And here is a link to the photos.


George IV Silhouettes of ancestors Chinese pictures in the breakfast room Curio cabinet in the den, and its contents Picture of the Turk Grandfather clock? Blue plates

Miriam Grandpa’s baby chair Mommy’s baby rocking chair Fire bucket Aunt Addie’s desert picture Tile table Russian doll Mommy’s owl lantern

Margaret Andy’s chess board Spinning wheel (though I also have Grandma F’s and don’t have room for both) Creche set

Stuart Coffee grinder Mommy’s sewing chest Soapstone seal Stuart would like the clock on the mantelpiece.

Originally published: Wednesday, June 28, 2017; most-recently modified: Friday, May 31, 2019