KKK Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-2936

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
Quilts and Human Rights
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan State University Museum Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
16.0092
InstInvContrNumF004a
2016:58.1

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
KKK Quilt
DateDataF006b
12/6/2016
QuiltTopF054
Noel, Emma
QuiltedByF055
Noel, Emma
IfOtherF007d
Museum employee
LocMadeF057a
Flint
ProvCountyF057b
Genesee
ProvStateF057d
Michigan (MI)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
DateFinishF023b
1927

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

ReasonsF060
Fundraising
OtherF060a
Two color
PresUseF062
Museum collection
GenderF098
Female
CityF106a
Flint
CountyF106
Genesee
StateF107
Michigan (MI)
EnviroF104c
Urban
EthnicF101
Norwegian-American

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
63"
OverallLengthF012b
75"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Red
White
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
TypeInscripF019
Date
Signature
Multiple Names
ContInscripF020
In addition to signatures in the other 27 blocks, three blocks have this embroidered inscription: "Zella Vipe (? difficult to read) E.C. Genesee Klan No. 4 Nov. 17, 1927" "Mary Jane Bishop Realm Commander Mich., Nov. 17, 1927" "Bobbie Gill Comes (?) Nov. 17, 1927 Imperial Commander Little Rock Arkansas"
DateInscripF020a
Nov. 17, 1927
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
3
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing

Page 4-Physical Description continued

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

ExhibitListF067a
"Quilted Conversations: Materializing Civil and Human Rights," Michigan State University Museum, East Lansing, Michigan, January 16 - July 9, 2017.

Page 7-Owner Information

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library, or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Michigan State University Museum
OwnerCityF084
East Lansing
OwnerCountyF085
Ingham
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
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Detail 1
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Detail 1 Caption
Signature and date
Detail 2
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Detail 2 Caption
Signature and date
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
All rights reserved, Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

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yes
verifiedby
Beth Donaldson
dateverified
12
20
2016

Image Information

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Image - large display (550 or more pixels)
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image
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jpeg
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University; Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage
InvenNumF075
16.0092.jpg
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
photocredit079a1
Pearl Yee Wong
HolderF080a
Michigan State University Museum

Detail Images


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Signature and date
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Signature and date

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