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Pattern Names: hexagon
Top By: Crouch, Dr. Hasell N.; Crouch, Susan McPherson
Others: Crouch, Emily, Cushman, Mrs. Franklin
Period: Timespan
Date: 1833
Location Made: Charleston , South Carolina (SC) United States
Project Name: Rhode Island Quilt Documentation Project
Contributor: University of Rhode Island
ID Number: 150
Layout Format: One patch or allover
Quilt Size: 83 inches x 84 inches
Fabrics: Cotton, Solid/plain, Striped, Print, Plaid, Geometric, Floral
Colors: Red, Blue or Navy, Beige or Tan, White
Construction: English template Piecing
Quilting Techniques: Not quilted
Purpose or Function: Personal enjoyment, Unknown
Other Notes: Quilt was begun in SC but brought to Providence, RI where work continued on it., Dr. Crouch designed the quilt pattern and color scheme, his wife stitched it together. Dr. Crouch would work on the quilt while he was pondering a particular difficult case he had to prescribe treatment for. After his death, the quilt was put away, not worked on again until the summers of the years 1930-1937.
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