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    ADAM PATERSON & SONS, WEST MILLS HADDINGTON

    Identifier: EL11 · Date: 1912-1967 · Author: East Lothian Archive Service

    Adam Paterson & Sons, West Mills Haddington, Mill Order Book and pattern books

    CHARTER BY JAMES RICHARDSONE, LAIRD OF SMEATON

    Identifier: EL42 · Date: October 1627 · Author: East Lothian Archive Service

    Charter by James Richardsone, Laird of Smeation. Seal attached. In Latin

    James Richardson sell and dispones to Thomas Smith, Willian Scot and James Robertson merchants in Musselburgh, the four mil...

    dress

    Identifier: 1794 · Date: c1840 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    Full-length lady's dress with red weft and blue warp to look purple, woven design in blue horizontal lines alternated with squares making up grid patterns, bodice has round collar with broderie ang...

    shawl

    Identifier: 1323 · Date: 19th Century · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    cream cotton mixture with paisley pattern border in reds, greens and blues, fringed silk border on two sides, rolled hems on other two sides

    The Paisley pattern shawl was an essential and versatil...

    mitten

    Identifier: 1907.1 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    right hand of black lace mitten, mainly spotted net with lace border on all edges, three vertical lines on back of hand

    Black or white fingerless mittens were worn by women as part of their day-we...

    mitten

    Identifier: 1907.2 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    left hand of black lace mitten, mainly spotted net with lace border on all edges, three vertical lines on back of hand

    Black or white fingerless mittens were worn by women as part of their day-wea...

    hair

    Identifier: 1855.3 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    auburn curled hairpiece with tortoiseshell clasp with brass catch, three large curls twisted onto wire and attached to clasp

    During the late Victorian times, it was fashionable to create lavish, c...

    hair

    Identifier: 1855.4 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    auburn curled hairpiece with tortoiseshell clasp with brass catch, three large curls twisted onto wire and attached to clasp

    During the late Victorian times, it was fashionable to create lavish, c...

    sash

    Identifier: 1344 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    purple with white edges and purple tassle on one end, embroidery in centre showing eye, stag, shield, globe, `Trustee`, `AOF`

    Although simply a Friendly Society, which provided sickness and pensio...

    sash

    Identifier: 1341 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    green with white stripes on either edge, two gold tassles on end, embroidery in red, white, gold and green with eye, stag, shield, initials `AOF`, globe with banner

    The District Chief Ranger was t...