Quilt Index Record: 4-DB-3D

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Signature Quilt Pilot Project
InstProjNameF003a
Signature Quilt Project Public Submission

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
To School and Home Again
BrackmanF011a
865
OverallWidthF12a
72"
OverallLengthF012b
72"
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Red
White
TypeInscripF019
Date
Message
Multiple Names
Place
Signature
Other
ContInscripF020
Sharon Amburn, Ruth Flanagan, Martha Daly, Lucille Norris, Betty Bithke West Covina, CA; Judy Spens, Emagene Delano, Karen Smith, Bobbie Jean Sifter, Faith Koehn, Peggy Tucker, Georgia Blanton Hardt, Brenda, Ann Baker, Patty Williams, Charlene Sweatt, Judy Halson, LaVerne Schneider, Peggy Hill, Sandra Mooncroft "Hardt 1997;" "Georgia's Quilt Quarters - Open - Quilts for Sale" Label on back on house block: These blocks were made for me by the "Morning Glories" stitch group in 1995 and 1997 of Greer County Quilters Guild. I pieced the blocks together and it was machine quilted by Charles Taylor. Completed in Aug. 1999.
DateInscripF020a
1995-1999
MethodInscripF021
Attached label
Embroidery
Ink
Printed in the fabric
LocInscripF022
on back
on block
DateQuiltF023
1976-1999
FamDateF023c
1995-1999
DateInfoF023f
Date is inscribed on the quilt.

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Cheater (fabric with pre-printed appliqué or pieced design)
Checked
Conversation Prints
Dotted
Floral
Geometric
Novelty
Plaid
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Foundation Piecing
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing
Strip/string Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Fusible Applique
Hand Applique
Machine Applique
Other applique
ConstrucF038g
Attachments (beading, charms, buttons, etc)
Embroidery
Ink drawing
UniqueF038h
GB Hardt selected school house block; other house blocks selected by stitch group members.

Quiltmaker identification

MakerGroupNameF097
Morning Glories Stitch Group
QuiltTopF054
Hardt, Georgia Blanton
OthPeopleF056
Taylor, Charles

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Tulsa
ProvCountyF057b
Tulsa
ProvStateF057d
Oklahoma (OK)
ProvCountryF057f
United States

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Art or personal expression
Other

Quilt design and materials sources

TopSourceF064
Commercial/Published source: Book
Round robin exchange
Unknown
PattSourceF065
Commercial pattern
Original to maker
Public domain

Exhibition history of quilt

ExhibitListF067a
Exhibited in Quilt Tulsa 2000 show in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Bixby
OwnerStateF086
Oklahoma (OK)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
SourceInfoF088b
Georgia Blanton Hardt

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
Photos of quilt, photos of quiltmaker, quiltmaker's scrapbook

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Blanton
BirthDateF099
1945
MarriageF099b
1964
EdBkgdF102
BS from Oklahoma State University
OccupationF104
School Librarian
BirthplaceCityF098a
Muskogee
BirthplaceStateF098b
Oklahoma

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Blanton, George
MotherNameF111
Blanton, Euorah
SpouseF113
Hardt, Charles Lee
OccupationF115
Civil Engineer

Image Information

AccessF080
Restricted

File 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
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
3
28
2013
CE

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