Highlights of specific items in the collections:
This wicker basket, most likely used as
a sewing basket, was the property of Johanna Spyri, author of the book
Heidi. Inherited by her great niece, Margarite Paur Ulrich, the
basket was given to Gustine Courson Weaver
The basket was part of a group of items collected by Mrs. Weaver relating to Johanna Spyri and her book Heidi. The picture below shows Mrs. Weaver and some of her materials. The basket is visible in the lower right of the photograph, and shown in an enlargement below.
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