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Catalogue - Buckley & Nunn, Summer Fashions, 1958-1959 Document Reg. No: HT 7800

Summary:
Buckley & Nunn 1958-59 clothing pattern catalogue. The donor's aunt worked at the Prestige Lingerie, Donald Street, Brunswick, she also made clothes at home for family and friends, using pattern books such as this as an inspiration. The book was issued by Melbourne Department store, 'Buckley & Nunn'.
Description:
34 page, large, rectangular 'magazine' style catalogue containing descriptions and illustrations of women's, men's and children's clothing, with pattern number listings. Printed on thick, matt, white paper with colour illustrations.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs. Beryl Neate, 2003
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 0.4 cm (Height), 31.1 cm (Width), 25.0 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: fashion, women s clothing, sewing, patterns, sewing patterns
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Clothing & Fashion
Tertiary Classification: product catalogues
Inscriptions: Cover: Summer Fashions / 1958-1959 / issued by / Australian Home Journal / 407 - 409 KENT STREET / SYDNEY, N.S.W. / ALL HOME JOURNAL PATTERNS / ARE OBTAINABLE FROM / BUCKLEY & NUNN LTD. / 310 BOURKE STREET / MELBOURNE /
Publisher: Buckley & Nunn Limited, Melbourne, Australia, 1958-1959

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