Road to Oklahoma


Quilt Index Record: 53-9E-177

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Florida Quilt Project
Sunshine State Quilters Association
InstProjNameF003a
GFWC Oviedo Woman's Club, Inc.
InstInvContrNumF004
SSQAOWC 0086

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
SourceOtherF006a
Grand daughter
DateDataF006b
01/28/2012
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Road to Oklahoma
BrackmanF011a
1123B
OverallWidthF12a
73 in
OverallLengthF012b
91 in
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Cream
Yellow
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Open seams
Tears or holes

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
NumBlockF026
54
SizeBlockF027
6x9 in
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
BlockStyleF030a
Same block throughout
NumBordersF033
1

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Conversation Prints
Dotted
Floral
Printed patchwork
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No
PaperF038i
no
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread

Quilt backing and binding

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Cream
Green
Pink
DescBackF043
Hand sewn
Print
MatUsedF044
Cotton
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch

Quilt batting and Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
cream
NumStitchedF050
6
NumStitchF051
6
WidthF051a
1 1/4 in
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Grid square
DesignF052c
Grid/crosshatch

Quilt provenance and purpose

LocMadeF057a
El Paso
ProvCountyF057b
Woodford
ProvStateF057d
Illinois (IL)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
ReasonsF060
Personal income
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
PresUseF062
Room decoration

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Feed or flour sacks
Old clothes
TopSourceF064
Unknown
OthTopSourceF064a
often her own
PattSourceF065
Another quilt
AddNotesF066
I always spent time with her while quilting, watched her draw patterns, trace patterns.

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Brusius, Ann B
OwnerCityF084
Oviedo
OwnerCountyF085
Seminole
OwnerStateF086
Florida (FL)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
32765

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Bailey, Laura
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1882
DeathF100
1967
EthnicF101
caucasian
EdBkgdF102
High School
RelAffF103
Evangelical United Brethern
OccupationF104
Farmer's wife
BirthplaceCityF098a
El Paso
BirthplaceStateF098b
Illinois
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Bailey, William
BplaceF109a
Illinois
EthBkgrndF110
Caucasian
MotherNameF111
elizabeth North Bady
EthBkgrndF112
caucasian
EthBkgrndF114
Caucasian
OccupationF115
Farmer
NoChildF116
4
NoFemF116a
1
NoMaleF116b
3

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
Self-Taught
WhyQuiltF119
Income
OtherF119a
Enjoyed, Hobby, Past-time

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

NumQuiltsF123
more than 50
SellQuiltF127
yes
TeachF129
only informally
CustomsF131
Used left over scraps from clotes, stash.
AddNotesF132
Such a kind, gentle person, patient. I went to church with her to Wednesday nights and sat with her every Sunday in church.

Images

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Image Information

ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
DateF079
1
28
2012
CE
photocredit079a1
Krueger, Frederic

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

data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Pat Lester
dateverified
8
5
2012
CE

Detail Images


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