WEDDING QUILT


Quilt Index Record: 50-8A-CC4

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
West Virginia Department of Archives and History
InstProjNameF003a
West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
InstInvContrNumF004
50682

Information source fields

SourceOtherF006a
STEP GRANDDAUGHTER
DateDataF006b
October 31, 1992
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift
interviewerF007e
BT, Key by: MM
locationF007f
HUNTINGTON

Overall Quilt Description

OwnerNameF010
WEDDING QUILT
AltNameF011
CHIMNEY SWALLOW VARIATION
BrackmanF011a
8690, p. 353
OverallWidthF12a
86
OverallLengthF012b
66
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
OverallColorF14b
Light or pastel colors
OtherDamageF016a
filling/batting visible, Fragile
TypeInscripF019
Other
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
FamDateF023c
1939
OtherExDateF023d
1935

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
38
SizeBlockF027
8 X 8
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated 45 degrees
SashWidthF032
No sashing
NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
Variety of fabrics

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Floral
UniqueF037b
Percale
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

DescBackF043
Solid/plain
Same fabric used throughout
Machine sewn

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Hand sewn

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread, Cotton thread
ThrColorF049b
WHITE
NumStitchedF050
7
NumStitchF051
8
WidthF051a
1
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052c
Grid/crosshatch

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Pieced back, even stitching

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
INGRAM, ZELLA

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
DAYTON
ProvStateF057d
Ohio (OH)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
ProvenanceF058a
1939

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Gift or presentation
Wedding
QDesignF060b
Bedding, special occasion

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
Photographs

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
BAUMGARDNER
DeathF100
1955
EdBkgdF102
Unknown
OccupationF104
HOUSEWIFE
BirthplaceCityF098a
HUNTINGTON,
BirthplaceStateF098b
West Virginia (WV)
EnviroF104c
Urban

Quiltmaker Family history

SpouseF113
INGRAM, GEORGE PLENEY
EthBkgrndF114
CANADIAN
OccupationF115
MACHINIST

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
Husband's birth year: 1852, Husband's birthplace: SHERBROOKE, CANADA, Husband's date of death: year: 1912, Husband's burialplace: SPRING HILL,HUNTINGT, Quiltmaker's burialplace: NEAR DAYTON, OHIO

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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