James A. Garfield Cabin Wish List

CABIN CONTENT SUGGESTIONS September 2020
If you have an item or suggestion email us MHHSohio@gmail.com

HOUSEWARES / FURNITURE
Wood Chest of drawers or Wood shelving
Spinning wheel (acquired)
for yarn, thread, or both?
Blanket Chest (acquired)
Bed (acquired)
Table(s) & seating (acquired)
Loom (small)
If spinning wheel is for thread
Knitting basket (acquired)
Knitting wool, needles & project
Sewing basket with fabric, thread, pins & needles
Broom (acquired)
Quilts (2) (acquired)
Rocking chair
Cradle
Ladder to loft (acquired)
Lamps (6) (acquired)
Chamber Pot (acquired)
Faux Fur (Bear, Squirrel, Rabbit, Fox)

TOOLS
Colt revolver &/or Winchester Rifle (toy, nonworking, replica)
spade
hoe
fishing hooks, line,
trpa axe
Bed wrench (acquired)
Hammer
Nails (acquired)
Maul (acquired)

WASHING
Tub for hot water (metal or wood)
Clothes line & pegs (acquired)
Washboard (acquired)
Wood ash & ash sifter (acquired)
Soap, ash & fat, or stale urine?

CLOTHING
Boys pants, drop front & suspenders
See drawing of JAG with stick
2 Boys shirts
2 Boys jackets
2 Girls dress, nightshirt or skirt
Woman’s shawl, can be knitted
Kids boots
Kitchen rags

BOOKS
Bible (acquired)
Housekeeping (Godey’s Women’s Book)
Child’s reader (acquired)
JAG favorites (acquired)
Slate & Chalk (acquired)

TOYS
Top
Ball
Kite
Whistle
Doll (acquired)
Blocks
Marbles

KITCHENWARE
2-3 plates, cups (transfer ware or whatever is old)
Utensils
Wooden bowls (acquired)
Ceramic crocks (acquired)
Cast iron pots (2) (acquired)
Iron spoon & sieve (acquired)
Fireplace screen (acquired)
Skillets (2) (acquired)
Fire poker (acquired)

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