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Period: 1876-1900
Date: 1880
Location Made: United States
Project Name: West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
Contributor: West Virginia Department of Archives and History
ID Number: 50080
Brackman Number: A940, p. 188
Quilt Size: 75 x 78
Fabrics: Cotton, Solid/plain, Muslin
Colors: Blue or Navy, Pink, Red, White
Construction: Hand Piecing, Standard applique
Quilting Techniques: Hand quilting
Other Notes: Aug.6,1992 Dear Mrs. Farmer - This quilt is named "Indian Feather", as best I can remember. It belonged to my mother-in-law, Mrs. O>J> Morrison, and was given to her by her grandmother. The day of June __, 188_, is stitched in - I've seen it - but I'm too ill right now to look. Maybe you can. By the way, is there anyone in your group who could mend the binding and some of the feathers? Good luck on your show, Yours truly-
Inscription: 6-6-1883 in corner between 2 red feathers
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