Road to Oklahoma


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-2373

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan State University Museum Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
08.0104
InstInvContrNumF004a
2008:119.44

Page 1

QuiltTitleF009
Road to Oklahoma
BrackmanF011a
1123b
DateDataF006b
4/22/08
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift
ProvCountryF057f
United States
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
DateFinishF023b
c1940

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

PresUseF062
Museum collection
CountryF108
United States

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
63"
OverallLengthF012b
76"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue
Pink
Purple
Red
White
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
30
SizeBlockF027
10" x 10"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by sashing with cornerstones or connecting blocks
SashWidthF032
3"
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBlockPatF030
1

Page 4-Physical Description continued

NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
3" pink print on sides, not on top and bottom top has sashing and cornerstones, bottom has nothing
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Plaid
Print
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Cream
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Front turned to back
BindWidthF047a
varies up to 1"
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thick (More than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
NumStitchedF050
4
NumStitchF051
4
WidthF051a
1"
DesignF052a
Single parallel lines

Page 7-Owner Information

SourceOtherF006a
MSU Museum employee
OwnershipF082
Public- Michigan State University Museum
OwnerNameF082a
Michigan State University Museum
OwnerCityF084
East Lansing
OwnerCountyF085
Ingham
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
SourceInfoF088b
Michigan State University Museum
DateObtainedF088c
2/22/2008
AcquiredF058
Purchase
ProvenanceF058a
This quilt was collected by Cuesta Benberry to further her research on quiltmaking and/or African American quiltmaking. Her son donated the collection to the Michigan State University Museum when she passed away in 2007.
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Restricted
CopyRestF080c
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
3
5
2009
CE

Image 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
InvenNumF075
2008:119.44
ImageConF075a
08.0104
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
photocredit079a1
Pearl Yee Wong
HolderF080a
MSU Board of Trustees
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of MSU Museum
DistribRestF080d
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DisplayResF080e
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LicenseF080f
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