Carolina Lily

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Pattern Names: Carolina Lily variation
Top By: Lee, John Doyle
Period: 1876-1900
Date: 1870-1885
Project Name: Arizona Historical Society
Contributor: Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
ID Number: TUC150032
Brackman Number: 765.25
Layout Format: Block pattern
Quilt Size: 96.75 inches x 67.5 inches
Fabrics: Cotton, Feedsack, Print, Solid/plain
Colors: Gold, Green, Cheddar Orange or Antimony or Chrome Orange, Double Pink
Construction: Hand Piecing, Hand Applique
Quilting Techniques: Not quilted
Other Notes: Several wives and many children... No mention of Lee quilting while in prison. He taught reading and he gardened while in prison. Family lore says a block was removed so that the family could copy the pattern.
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