Scope and Content

A miscellaneous collection of objects found with the rest of Derbyshire's childhood material, consisting of:

  • /1 Two small cards of cotton thread - one yellow and one pale blue.
  • /2 A cigarette packet which originally held W.D. and H.O. Wills's Wild Woodbine Cigarettes.
  • /3 A bracelet of metal with gold-coloured glass decoration.
  • /4 Two brass buckles for shoes or a belt.
  • /5-6 Two tin Home Guard helmets.
  • /7-10 Three gas masks (one of which is child-size) and filter.