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Quilt Index Record: 4B-82-C1E

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
North Carolina Museum of History
InstProjNameF003a
North Carolina Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
AA198
InstInvContrNumF004a
AA198

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
25
SizeBlockF027
14" x 14"
SpacingF029
Side by side
SashWidthF032
None
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
Single 3.5" blue and gold cotton border

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
SourceOtherF006a
Great granddaughter-in-law
DateDataF006b
10-29-1985; Parks and Rec. Building, Greenville, NC
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Unknown
AltNameF011
Melon Patch
BrackmanF011a
1527B
OverallWidthF12a
69.5"
OverallLengthF012b
77"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Orange
OverCondF015
Unknown/Not Rated
TypeInscripF019
Signature
Date
ContInscripF020
AT WHITLEY / FEBY 1874
DateInscripF020a
1874
MethodInscripF021
Stamped
Ink
OtherMethodInscripF021a
Hand drawn in ink
LocInscripF022
other
OtherLocInscripF022a
Bottom left hand corner, top
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
FamDateF023c
1874
OtherExDateF023d
1874
OtherDateF023e
Sullivan, Kathy

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Unknown
FabPrintF037
Unknown
ConstrucF038
Other Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Other
OtherFabF040a
Domestic; Horizontal seams
NumPiecesF042
5
WidthPiecesF042a
67.5" x 4", 19" x 4", 24", 24", 24"
DescBackF043
Hand sewn

Quilt binding

UniqueBindF045a
Applied binding; Two-step; Blue on two sides; White on two sides
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
Hand sewn
BindWidthF047a
1/4" front; 3/4" back

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16")

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread
ThrColorF049b
White, blue
NumStitchedF050
12
NumStitchF051
12
DesignF052a
Other
DesignF052d
Follows top design; Diagonal

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Quiltmaker was helped by neighbors and friends

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Whitley, Elizabeth (Mrs. AJ)

Quilt provenance

ProvCountyF057b
Martin County
ProvStateF057d
North Carolina (NC)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
QuiltHistF059
Owner inherited from her in-law-in-law. Quilt given to granddaughter, whom they raised after her mother's death, when she was married.

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Williamston
OwnerCountyF085
Martin County
OwnerStateF086
North Carolina (NC)
OwnerZipF087
27892

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
Unknown
DeathF100
Unknown
EthnicF101
Caucasian
RelAffF103
Protestant
OccupationF104
Farmer's wife and homemaker
BirthplaceCityF098a
Martin County
BirthplaceStateF098b
North Carolina
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quiltmaker address

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

Quiltmaker Family history

SpouseF113
Whitley, AJ
OccupationF115
Farmer
NoChildF116
5

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
Made other quilts, with owner and other relatives; Children: Martha, Lucy, Fannie, Willie, Tom

Other source materials available for quiltmaker

OtherSourceMat
Owner's husband 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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