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Bobbin lace pillow

Swedish bobbin lace pillow used for making lace, with patterns and home-made lace. The Swedish woman who owned the item, Elsie Johannsen Operland,…

Melvin Whitfield Carter, Sr. trumpet

Melvin Carter Sr.'s trumpet.  Melvin Carter Jr. holding Voices of Rondo book open to photo of Melvin Carter Sr. playing trumpet.

Photo album and scrapbook

Various family and childhood photographs with captions handwritten by Martha Anderson Cobb. Images include family, friends, social events, vacations,…