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Mail Order Crochet

These crochet patterns represent the designs of Alice Brooks, Laura Wheeler, Anne Cabot, Needlework Bureau and others.  These designs were marketed as newspaper advertisements between 1933 and 1987.  Readers would send payment, and receive the pattern, through the mail.  Although there are over 2400 crochet patterns in this sections, it represents just a small number of those marketed.  

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