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Quilt Index Record: 50-8A-C31

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
West Virginia Department of Archives and History
InstProjNameF003a
West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
InstInvContrNumF004
50599

Information source fields

SourceOtherF006a
GRANDMOTHER
DateDataF006b
October 30, 1992
IfQownerF007b
Inherited
interviewerF007e
JUANITA REED, Key by: JR
locationF007f
HUNTINGTON

Overall Quilt Description

OwnerNameF010
AROUND THE WORLD
AltNameF011
FEATHERS, CROSS PURPOSES VARIATION
BrackmanF011a
3981, p. 551
OverallWidthF12a
71
OverallLengthF012b
62.5
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Butted
OverallColorF14b
Bright or primary colors
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Fading
Stains
OtherDamageF016a
filling/batting visible
TypeInscripF019
Other
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
FamDateF023c
1915
OtherExDateF023d
1935

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Medallion or framed center
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated 45 degrees
SashWidthF032
No sashing
NumBordersF033
3

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Plaid
Striped
Floral
Solid/plain
Geometric
UniqueF037b
Percale, Calico
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

OtherFabF040a
Muslin
ColorBackingF040b
White
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Machine sewn

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Bias grain
Back turned to front
Hand sewn

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread, Cotton thread
ThrColorF049b
WHITE
NumStitchedF050
5
NumStitchF051
5
WidthF051a
1
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Single parallel lines
Clamshell
DesignF052b
Feathering

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Pieced back

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
SIEVERS, MARGARET WOODRUFF
OthPeopleF056
Agee, Gertrude Van Winkle

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
ELDORADO
ProvStateF057d
Alaska (AK)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
ProvenanceF058a
1979
QuiltHistF059
Registered quilt with WVHQS

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Other
Personal enjoyment
OtherF060a
PERSONAL USE
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
Sewing scraps

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
VANWINKLE
BirthDateF099
1873
DeathF100
1937
EthnicF101
DUTCH/IRISH
EdBkgdF102
High School
RelAffF103
PROTESTANT
OccupationF104
HOMEMAKER
BirthplaceStateF098b
Arkansas (AR)
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker Family history

SpouseF113
SIEVERS, Unknown
EthBkgrndF114
DUTCH IRISH
OccupationF115
MERCHANT
NoChildF116
6
NoFemF116a
3
NoMaleF116b
3

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19
OtherF119a
Quiltmaker learned to quilt from: MOTHER

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

SellQuiltF127
no
FavesF130
Place to quilt: DINING ROO, Type of frame: HORSE-BARS
AddNotesF132
Quiltmaker's church: METHODIST, Quiltmaker's burialplace: ELDORADO ARKANSAS

Image Information

SourceF077
Slide
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
CreditLineF080b
West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
CopyRestF080c
West Virginia Department of Archives and 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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