Sunbonnet Baby


Quilt Index Record: 51-8C-179

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
InstProjNameF003a
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
InstInvContrNumF004
wqp.0097

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Blood relative of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
07/30/94
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Sunbonnet Baby
OwnerNameF010
Sunbonnet Sue
BrackmanF011a
47.11
OverallWidthF12a
37 - 37.75 inches
OverallLengthF012b
53.75 - 54 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Scalloped
OtherShapeEdgeF013a
ice cream cone border
ShapeCornersF013b
Scalloped
PredomColorsF014
White
Pink
OverallColorF14b
Light or pastel colors
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
DamageF016
Fold marks or creases
Stains
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
SubjQuiltF025
Sunbonnet Babies
NumBlockF026
50 total (25 plain, 25 applique)
SizeBlockF027
5.25 inches x 5.25 inches
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
5.25-5.5" wide, ice cream cone pattern in lavender and white

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Muslin
FabPrintF037
Geometric
Floral
Conversation Prints
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038b
Other applique
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
UniqueF038h
Not recorded - Construction techniques used in quilt top: piecing techniques & applique techniques
EmbMatF039
Other Embroidery
UniqueF039a
Hand embroidery with black cotton in blanket, running stitches

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Home cut
Bias grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
BindWidthF047a
.25 inch

Quilt batting

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

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
9
NumStitchF051
6
DesignF052a
Echo
Outline
DesignF052d
"Sue" - outline and rays to edge from body. Alternate blocks - 4 point star, cross from point to point, looks like periwinkle block. Border - echo around all white rays

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Erickson, Nina E.

Quilt provenance

AcquiredF058
Inheritance

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown
QDesignF060b
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Restricted
OwnerZipF087
Restricted
SourceInfoF088b
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
DateObtainedF088c
07/30/94, Rock Springs, WY

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Winans, Nina E.
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
8/16/1898
MarriageF099b
7/28/18
DeathF100
1/20/94
EthnicF101
English, Dutch
EdBkgdF102
High school
RelAffF103
Methodist
OccupationF104
housewife
BirthplaceCityF098a
White Rock
BirthplaceStateF098b
South Dakota
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Winans, George W.
BplaceF109a
Wolcottville, LaGrange, Indiana
EthBkgrndF110
English
MotherNameF111
Winans, Clara Capitola
BplaceF111a
Buffalo, Minnesota
EthBkgrndF112
English, Dutch
SpouseF113
Ericksen, Arvid Garfield
EthBkgrndF114
Swedish
OccupationF115
Salesman
NoChildF116
2
NoFemF116a
2

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
Liked to knit, read, corchet, all types of handwork

Image Information

InvenNumF075
wqp.0097
ImageConF075a
whole quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
SourceSizeF078
1.3 x .9
DateF079
7
30
1994
CE
photocredit079a1
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
DigDateF079a
1
23
2008
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
CreditLineF080b
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
CopyRestF080c
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
DistribRestF080d
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
DisplayResF080e
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
LicenseF080f
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.

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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

data verification

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yes
verifiedby
Zimmermann, Jill
dateverified
8
12
2009
CE

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