Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-3A9

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
85.1342

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Crazy Quilt
QuiltTopF054
Maier, Marie
QuiltedByF055OthPeopleF056RelnQuiltF007LocMadeF057a
Grand Ledge
ProvCountyF057b
Eaton
ProvStateF057d
Michigan (MI)
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
DateBegunF023a
1890
DateFinishF023b
1895

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

ReasonsF060PresUseF062GenderF098
Female
CityF106a
Lansing
CountyF106
Ingham
StateF107
Michigan (MI)
MaidenF097b
Kreiger
BirthDateF099
9/24/1869
EnviroF104c
Rural
DeathF100
5/6/1918
RelAffF103
Lutheran
FatherNameF109
Kreiger, Rev. Jacob
EthBkgrndF110
German
MotherNameF111
Reinhardt, Margaret
EthBkgrndF112
German
MarriageF099bSpouseF113
Maier, Fred C.
EthBkgrndF114
German
OccupationF115
farmer
NoChildF116
6
NoFemF116a
3
NoMaleF116b
3
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19
WhyQuiltF119NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
56"
OverallLengthF012b
67"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014QuiltSpecColorF014aOverallColorF14bOverCondF015
Poor/very worn
OtherTypeInscripF019a
Title
ContInscripF020
MK, Good Night, Good Morning
MethodInscripF021
Embroidery
LocInscripF022OtherLocInscripF022a
top
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
BlockStyleF030a

Page 4-Physical Description continued

NumBordersF033
None
FiberTypesF035
Silk
FabPrintF037UniqueF037b
Taffeta
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038bConstrucF038dConstrucF038g
Embroidery
UniqueF038h
Open/Dimensional work
EmbMatF039FabFiberTypesF040
Flannel
ColorBackingF040bNumPiecesF042
3
DescBackF043

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF044FabStrucF045ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/ no separate binding
MatUsedF048
Cotton
QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
DesignF052aDesignF052bDesignF052c

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

SourceMatF063TopSourceF064ContestListF071a
Michigan State Fair, Detroit, MI, 1916, First place

Page 7-Owner Information

IdentPersonF006OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Marilyn Maier Smith
OwnerCityF084
Grand Ledge
OwnerCountyF085
Eaton
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
QuiltHistF059
Made matching dresser scarf and pillow sham
ReposFile
MichiganMSUMuseum-a0a3u7-a_8092.jpg
1E-3D-3A9-234-MichiganMSUMuseum-a0a3u7-a_8092.jpg
112060
image/pjpeg
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
10
19
2007
CE

Extra Fields

IfQownerF007bRepairsF017ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

IfQmakerF007aPartDesF007cPattSourceF065

Image Information

function
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
85.1342
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

Detail Images

No additional images uploaded

Additional Records

No additional records