Sunbonnet Girl


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

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
85.1348

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Sunbonnet Girl
DateDataF006b
7/1/1985
QuiltTopF054
Abshagen, Muriel H.; Nielson, Minnie Brinkman
QuiltedByF055OthPeopleF056LocMadeF057a
Detroit
ProvCountyF057b
Wayne
ProvStateF057d
Michigan (MI)
DateBegunF023a
1937
DateFinishF023b
1970

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

ReasonsF060OtherF060a
It was a summertime project while I was in high school.
PresUseF062GenderF098
Female
CityF106a
Maple Rapids
CountyF106
Clinton
StateF107
Michigan (MI)
MaidenF097b
Brinkman
EnviroF104cEdBkgdF102
High School
RelAffF103
Episcopalian
OccupationF104
Clerical and housewife
FatherNameF109
Brinkman, Henry E.
EthBkgrndF110
German
MotherNameF111
Nielsen, Minnie Brinkman
EthBkgrndF112
German
MarriageF099b
11/29/1944
SpouseF113
Abshagen, Albert W.
EthBkgrndF114
English, German
OccupationF115
Salesman
LearnedToQuiltF117WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19
WhyQuiltF119

Page 3-Physical Description

ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014QuiltSpecColorF014aOverallColorF14bTypeInscripF019MethodInscripF021LocInscripF022LayFormatF024
Block pattern
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
BlockStyleF030a

Page 4-Physical Description continued

FiberTypesF035FabricTypeF036FabPrintF037ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038bConstrucF038dConstrucF038gEmbMatF039FabFiberTypesF040ColorBackingF040bDescBackF043

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF044FabStrucF045ConstrucBindF046QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
DesignF052aDesignF052bDesignF052c

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

SourceMatF063TopSourceF064

Page 7-Owner Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Muriel H. Abshagen
OwnerCityF084
Maple Rapids
OwnerCountyF085
Clinton
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
QuiltHistF059
Mother Minnie Brinkman Nielson, helped make the top.
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AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
10
19
2007
CE

Extra Fields

IfQownerF007b
Made the quilt
DateObtainedF088c
7/1/1985
DamageF016RepairsF017

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

PartDesF007cPattSourceF065

Image Information

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Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
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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
85.1348
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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