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Quilt Index Record: 4B-82-BEA

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
North Carolina Museum of History
InstProjNameF003a
North Carolina Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
AA135
InstInvContrNumF004a
AA135

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
20
SizeBlockF027
13" x 13"
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
OtherSpaceF029a
White/rose cotton print sashing
SashWidthF032
2"
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
Single 2" border, same as sashing

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Friend of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
10-29-1985; Parks and Rec. Building, Greenville, NC
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Unknown
AltNameF011
Dutch Rose
BrackmanF011a
3807
OverallWidthF12a
60.5"
OverallLengthF012b
72.75"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DateQuiltF023
1950-1975
FamDateF023c
1957
OtherExDateF023d
1957
OtherDateF023e
Sullivan, Kathy

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
Striped
Solid/plain
Plaid
ConstrucF038
Other Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Other
OtherFabF040a
Horizontal seams
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
33.5", 32", pieced 1.25"
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Print

Quilt binding

UniqueBindF045a
Print
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Hand sewn
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
BindWidthF047a
1/2"

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16")

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
7
NumStitchF051
8
DesignF052a
All-over-design
DesignF052d
Diagonal

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Williams, Essie
QuiltedByF055
Williams, Essie

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Stantonburg
ProvCountyF057b
Greene County
ProvStateF057d
North Carolina (NC)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Purchase
QuiltHistF059
"Owner hired quiltmaker to make 5 quilts. Quiltmaker charged $5.00 per quilt. Owner furnished all material used in quilt."

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Personal income

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Sewing scraps
TopSourceF064
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Snow Hill
OwnerCountyF085
Greene County
OwnerStateF086
North Carolina (NC)
OwnerZipF087
28580

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Lee
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
Unknown
DeathF100
1984
EthnicF101
Black [African American]
RelAffF103
Methodist
OccupationF104
Housewife
BirthplaceCityF098a
Greene County
BirthplaceStateF098b
North Carolina
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quiltmaker address

CountyF106
Greene County
StateF107
North Carolina (NC)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

SpouseF113
Williams, Tommie
OccupationF115
Barber

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
Made other quilts, Greene, Wilson and Wayne County, NC

Other source materials available for quiltmaker

OtherSourceMat
Quiltmaker's daughter in Greene County has photo of quiltmaker

Image Information

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
SourceSizeF078
35 mm
DateF079
10
29
1985
CE
photocredit079a1
Williams, Martha
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
North Carolina Museum of History
CreditLineF080b
North Carolina Quilt Project
CopyRestF080c
North Carolina Museum of History

File Information

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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