Auntie Catherine's Birth Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-2D5

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
85.0821

Page 1

QuiltTitleF009
Auntie Catherine's Birth Quilt
AltNameF011
Mohawk Trail, Path of Fans, Chinese Fan, Baby Bunting
BrackmanF011a
3369
DateDataF006b
5/17/1985
QuiltTopF054QuiltedByF055OthPeopleF056
Grandmother of Catherine Laden Crawford
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited
LocMadeF057a
Palo
ProvCountyF057b
Ionia
ProvStateF057d
Michigan (MI)
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
DateFinishF023b
1878

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

ReasonsF060
Gift or presentation
OtherF060a
Made for birth of Catherine Laden Crawford,.
PresUseF062GenderF098CountryF108
United States
EnviroF104cMarriageF099bSpouseF113LearnedToQuiltF117WhenQuiltF118WhyQuiltF119

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
QuiltSpecColorF014aOverallColorF14bOverCondF015
Excellent/like new
DamageF016RepairsF017TypeInscripF019MethodInscripF021LocInscripF022LayFormatF024
Block pattern
SpacingF029BlockStyleF030a

Page 4-Physical Description continued

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036FabPrintF037ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038bConstrucF038dConstrucF038gEmbMatF039FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040bNumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF044FabStrucF045ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
DesignF052aDesignF052bDesignF052cDesignF052d
Across each fan 3 rows up center, 3 in center of fan 1 row of stitching from center of fan to square corner.

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

SourceMatF063TopSourceF064

Page 7-Owner Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Patricia A. Zander
OwnerCityF084
Saranac
OwnerCountyF085
Ionia
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
DateObtainedF088c
5/17/1985
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Grandmother of Catherine Laden Crawford, Mabel Reed Laden, Patricia A. Zander
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image/pjpeg
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
10
17
2007
CE

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
PartDesF007cPattSourceF065

Image Information

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Image - medium display (250-550 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, Alliance For American Quilts
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage
InvenNumF075
85.821
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
HolderF080a
Michigan State University Museum
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of Michigan State University Museum
DistribRestF080d
Michigan State University Museum
DisplayResF080e
Michigan State University Museum
LicenseF080f
Michigan State University Museum

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