Explore the CollectionNotebooks

Place of Origin
South Australia
Historical Period/Date
20th Century (1900-1929 Early)
Registration Number
Plain Sewing,

Physical Description

A collection of notebooks, texts and sampler books about dressmaking. (a) Ochre-coloured exercise book marked 'M.Lancaster, Sewing Note Book' with hand written notes. (b) Black covered note book - 'Theory or Dressmaking Grade 111' . At the back of the book 'How to take measurements'. (c) Large book covered in wallpaper with hand drawn drafting patterns. (d) Large drawing book marked 'Mary Lancaster - Kalangadoo' hand drawn drafting patterns. (e) Drawing book covered with brown paper with notes and samplers of sewing techniques (f) Black covered exercise book with notes and samples of sewing techniques.

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