Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 18-36-670

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
State Historical Society of Iowa
InstProjNameF003a
IQRP
InstInvContrNumF004
IQRPS-5
InstInvContrNumF004a
S-5

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
Relative of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
7-26-1988
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Crazy Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
60 inches
OverallLengthF012b
79 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Green
Gold
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Unknown/Not Rated
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
OtherDamageF016a
Backing is gone
TypeInscripF019
Initials
ContInscripF020
MAH MH Mary
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
FamDateF023c
1901

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Crazy
NumBlockF026
9
SizeBlockF027
20 inches square
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBordersF033
None

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Wool
Linen
FabricTypeF036
Velvet
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery

Quilt back materials and construction

OtherFabF040a
Backing is gone

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Hushak, Mary

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Clutier
ProvCountyF057b
Tama
ProvStateF057d
Iowa (IA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
QuiltHistF059
Last name may have been Husak.

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Other
OtherF060a
To use.
QDesignF060b
Unknown
PresUseF062
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Old clothes
TopSourceF064
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Husak
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
12-8-1880
MarriageF099b
1902 and 1907
DeathF100
9-9-1945
EthnicF101
Czechoslavakia
EdBkgdF102
Grade school
RelAffF103
Catholic
OccupationF104
Farm wife
BirthplaceCityF098a
Clutier
BirthplaceStateF098b
Iowa
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

CountyF106
Tama
CityF106a
Clutier
StateF107
Iowa (IA)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Husak, Frank
MotherNameF111
Husak, Anna
SpouseF113
Roubinek, Joseph
Roubinek, John
OccupationF115
Farmer
NoChildF116
4

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
Self-Taught

Image Information

InvenNumF075
IQRPS-5.jpg
ImageConF075a
Full Image
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DateF079
7
26
1988
CE
DigDateF079a
7
21
2008
CE

File Information

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Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Alliance For American Quilts
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

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