Log Cabin


Quilt Index Record: 18-36-694

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
State Historical Society of Iowa
InstProjNameF003a
IQRP
InstInvContrNumF004
IQRPS-42
InstInvContrNumF004a
S-42

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
7-26-1988
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Log Cabin
BrackmanF011a
2573
OverallWidthF12a
82 inches
OverallLengthF012b
84 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Red
Blue or Navy
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
FamDateF023c
1890-1925

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
64
SizeBlockF027
9.5 - 10 inches square
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBlockPatF030
One
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBordersF033
None

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Unknown
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Print
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Woven or homespun
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
6
DesignF052a
In-the-ditch

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
George, Sarah
QuiltedByF055
George, Sarah

Quilt provenance

ProvCountyF057b
Grundy
ProvStateF057d
Iowa (IA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown
QDesignF060b
Unknown
PresUseF062
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Unknown
PattSourceF065
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
6-9-1836
MarriageF099b
3-11-1852
DeathF100
12-14-1901
OccupationF104
Housewife
BirthplaceCityF098a
Plessis
BirthplaceStateF098b
New York
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quiltmaker address

CountyF106
Grundy
StateF107
Iowa (IA)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

SpouseF113
George, Harvey
OccupationF115
Farming
NoChildF116
9

Image Information

InvenNumF075
IQRPS-42.jpg
ImageConF075a
Full Image
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DateF079
7
26
1988
CE
DigDateF079a
7
22
2008
CE

File Information

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Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
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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