45 Treasures
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45 Treasures is crowd-sourced research, a way for readers to help create the world of my next historical novel.What treasure do you have, circa 1900-1945, to share? Follow me and I'll follow back so you can send me your pins. (Please tell me whether they're your own or someone else's.) Or simply e-mail them to me at klczepiel at att.net. These ordinary items make the time tangible for readers of historical fiction. I’ll choose 45 to include in the novel. Your treasure might be one of them!
Gorgeous bakelite dot brtacelets circa 1930s

Rows of gorgeous vintage bakelite dot bangle bracelets via the Bakelite Museum

Noma 6 ft. 7-Light Incandescent Multi-Color Traditional Bubble Light Set-28077-56 - The Home Depot

Home Accents Holiday 6 ft. Incandescent Multi-Color Traditional Bubble Light - The Home Depot

Wooden baseball dart board from Heritage Auctions (sports.ha.com)

Offered here is an original vintage wooden dartboard from around the - Available at 2013 May 2 - 4 Vintage Sports.

from Joyce: "This stereopticon belonged to my husband's grandmother probably in the first decade of the 20th century. Amused people before movies and TV."

from Joyce: "This stereopticon belonged to my husband's grandmother probably in the first decade of the century. Amused people before movies and TV.

from David: ornamental metal lawn rabbits. "Someone set them in concrete... I found them irresistible and now they greet us at our front door."

from David: ornamental metal lawn rabbits. I found them irresistible and now they greet us at our front door.

from Stephen: Edison Disc Phonograph, 1916. "Great for when the electricity goes out. Light the oil lamps, candles and crank up the music."

from Stephen: Edison Disc Phonograph, "Great for when the electricity goes out. Light the oil lamps, candles and crank up the music.

from Ann: perfume bottles

from Ann: perfume bottles

from Vivian: domino set

from Vivian: domino set

from Amy: "This is my grandmother's Debate Club pin from 1921. She graduated that year from Central High School in Muskogee, Oklahoma."

from Amy: "This is my grandmother's Debate Club pin from She graduated that year from Central High School in Muskogee, Oklahoma.

from Amy and Ken: our grandfather's golf clubs

from Amy and Ken: our grandfather's golf clubs

Uncle Wiggily Story Book--I think this was my dad's. He used to read it to me when I was little, and I loved the illustrations.

Uncle Wiggily Story Book--I think this was my dad's. He used to read it to me when I was little, and I loved the illustrations.

from Heather: water decanters

from Heather: water decanters

from Heather: berry dishes

from Heather: berry dishes

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