Cross stitch sampler by 5 year old 'Grisel'
Embroidered fabric buttons
Cloth costing document from 1750
Contents of the document
Human hair bracelet
Hand painted flag book
Notes on the flags
Strange ivory ring with green glass insert
Green leather notebook
Strange tear shaped stone
The military uniforms
Inside of black hat
Strange notes on love
Love letter side 1
Giant folder full of maps and plans
Some technical drawings in the folder
Plan for a fort in Germany (from folder)
Close up (from folder)
Another fort plan (from folder)
Strange german map (from folder)
The map's label
News from the battle front, New York, 1777. (from folder)
British troops fighting the American rebels in Boston, 1775 (from folder)
Battle of Brandywine (from folder)
There were a lot more of these, but I only photographed a few.
A child's school drawing work.
The date on the drawing of the schoolhouse says 1859 I think.
Inscription at the beginning of strange book full of cuttings. No idea what it's all about.
Pages from the book.
All the pages are filled with strips of paper, pasted together.
I couldn't make out much of the writing.
With trigonometry work.
Red folder containing letters.
The letters are from a son to his mother from 1775 to 1778, written while he is studying in Germany.
The mother has copied all of his letters down into this book. He may be who the map folder belongs to.
There were about ten Ship's logs, This is the front page of Captain Wemyss Orok's log for The Rose
Ship's log inner front cover
Detail from ship's log