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Sybil, back view, seated in front of a mirror wearing nightwear

Birthday card sent by Christine (King) to Sybil. Later the inside and back have been used by Sybil to write the script to a brief talk introducing York Gate Garden to visitors.

Postcard picture of Nathaniel Newborn Armitage wtih Mary Jane and their 3 daughters - 'Armitage Family' on back

Metal tree label engraved 'Cedrus Deodora Pendula PRESENTED TO Mrs Sybil Spencer ON HER RETIREMENT AS CHAIRMAN OF ADEL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY 1962-1977' (7x10cm) Sybil lists this plant on page 64 of her Plant Record Book, to see this click here).Sybil…

Order of service for Sybil Spencer's funeral service at Adel Church

"A Record of Happy Days", Sybil's Diary 1952-1958 (inside some 1960s entries) written in a Basildon Bond notepaper pad

Framed preparatory sketch for a portrait of Sybil Spencer by Nicole Milette

Transcript of tape 5 side 2 (YG10) starts with an article Sybil wrote for 'The Northern Gardener' about her herb garden, and is followed by various memories, mainly of Robin, and also of the family's dogs.

Transcript of tape 5 side1 (YG9) contains an assortment of items including entries from Fred's diary, a poem written by Fred for Robin, an entry Sybil wrote for 'The Northern Gardener' memories of her early days with Fred and letters written around…

Transcription of tape 4 side 2 (YG8), mainly consists of passages from Fred's diary.
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