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Quilt Index Record: 4B-82-AE5

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
North Carolina Museum of History
InstProjNameF003a
North Carolina Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
FA36
InstInvContrNumF004a
FA036

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
20
SizeBlockF027
11" x 11"
SpacingF029
Separated by other sashing
OtherSpaceF029a
Single blue polka dot cotton sashing with inset block; Hand sewn set
SashWidthF032
3"
NumBordersF033
1; 2
BordDescF034
Single rayon border on three sides, cotton on one side: one side 4", one side 3.5", one side varies 1.25" to 3", one side double border 5"

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Daughter of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
12-02-1985; St. James Episcopal Church, Hendersonville, NC
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Unknown
AltNameF011
Economy
BrackmanF011a
1873
OverallWidthF12a
59.5"
OverallLengthF012b
77"
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Fading
RepairHistF018
Fragile
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
FamDateF023c
Blocks 1890, sashing and backing 1930s
OtherExDateF023d
Circa 1900
OtherDateF023e
Not specified

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Other synthetic
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
Striped
Solid/plain
Checked
UniqueF037b
Gingham; Various colors
ConstrucF038
Other Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Other
OtherFabF040a
Paisley
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
32.5"
DescBackF043
Machine sewn

Quilt binding

UniqueBindF045a
Hand sewn; Pink, blue and green print
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
BindWidthF047a
3/4"

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thick (More than 3/16")

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
6
NumStitchF051
Uneven
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Elbow/fan

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Knots on front

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Simmons, Amanda Belle Neal
QuiltedByF055
Shuping, Margaret

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Spartanburg
ProvCountyF057b
Spartanburg County
ProvStateF057d
South Carolina (SC)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Sewing scraps
TopSourceF064
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Tuxedo
OwnerCountyF085
Henderson County
OwnerStateF086
North Carolina (NC)
OwnerZipF087
28784

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
Sketch on documentation sheet

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Ward
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1895
DeathF100
1969
EthnicF101
1/4 Indian -American
RelAffF103
Baptist
OccupationF104
Homemaker
BirthplaceCityF098a
Sylva, Jackson County
BirthplaceStateF098b
North Carolina
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quiltmaker address

CountyF106
Spartanburg County
CityF106a
Spartanburg
StateF107
South Carolina (SC)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Ward, Charlie
BplaceF109a
Sylva, NC
MotherNameF111
Wilkes, Minerva
BplaceF111a
Sylva, NC
SpouseF113
Simmons, Albert
Neal, James Roland
OccupationF115
1-Mechanical engineer; 2-Textile worker
NoChildF116
3
NoFemF116a
3

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
Made other quilts, with family; Children: Leoma Neal Satterfield, Evelyn Neal Satterfield, Novelle Neal Tuck; Husbands: 1-Neal, James Roland; 2-Simmons, Albert

Other source materials available for quiltmaker

OtherSourceMat
Photo of quiltmaker, with owner

Image Information

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
SourceSizeF078
35 mm
DateF079
12
2
1985
CE
photocredit079a1
Brown, J.E.
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
North Carolina Museum of History
CreditLineF080b
North Carolina Quilt Project
CopyRestF080c
North Carolina Museum of History

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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

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