Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-3A6

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
85.1339

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Crazy Quilt
DateDataF006b
9/23/1984
QuiltTopF054
O'Neil, Mary
QuiltedByF055
O'Neil, Mary
OthPeopleF056RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
LocMadeF057a
Grand Ledge
ProvCountyF057b
Eaton
ProvStateF057d
Michigan (MI)
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
DateFinishF023b
1890s

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

ReasonsF060PresUseF062GenderF098
Female
CityF106a
Grand Ledge
CountyF106
Eaton
StateF107
Michigan (MI)
BirthDateF099
1836
EnviroF104c
Rural
MarriageF099bSpouseF113
O'Neil, John
OccupationF115
farmer
NoChildF116
1
NoMaleF116b
1
LearnedToQuiltF117WhenQuiltF118WhyQuiltF119

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
64"
OverallLengthF012b
74"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014QuiltSpecColorF014aOverallColorF14bOverCondF015
Fair/worn
TypeInscripF019MethodInscripF021LocInscripF022LayFormatF024
Block pattern
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
BlockStyleF030a

Page 4-Physical Description continued

FiberTypesF035
Wool
FabricTypeF036
Velvet
FabPrintF037ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038bConstrucF038dConstrucF038g
Embroidery
EmbMatF039FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040bNumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF044FabStrucF045ConstrucBindF046MatUsedF048
Cotton
DesignF052aDesignF052bDesignF052c

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

SourceMatF063TopSourceF064

Page 7-Owner Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Marilyn Maier Smith
OwnerCityF084
Grand Ledge
OwnerCountyF085
Eaton
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Mrs. Mary (John) O'Neil, to A.G. and Hattie O'Neil (son and daughter-in-law), to Leon and Viva O'Neil (son and daughter-in-law to A.G. and Hattie), to Charles and Ida Smith (brother and sister-in-law of Viva) given to Marilyn Smith (daughter-in-law of Charles and Ida)
ReposFile
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image/pjpeg
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
10
19
2007
CE

Extra Fields

IfQownerF007b
Inherited
DateObtainedF088c
9/23/1984
RepairsF017

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
PartDesF007cPattSourceF065

Image 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
InvenNumF075
85.1339
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Print
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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