Eagle with Peace Branch


Quilt Index Record: 53-9E-29B

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Florida Quilt Project
Sunshine State Quilters Association
InstProjNameF003a
Geneva Historical Society
InstInvContrNumF004
SSQAGHS00040

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
RelnQuiltF007
Quiltmaker
IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
IfQownerF007b
Made the quilt

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Eagle with Peace Branch
OwnerNameF010
Predator
OverallWidthF12a
64 1/2 inches
OverallLengthF012b
89 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Brown
Gold
Green
Red
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
TypeInscripF019
Date
Multiple Names
ContInscripF020
Hand Made for Sheldon Lee by your Mother 2003
LocInscripF022
other
OtherLocInscripF022a
On a Star
DateQuiltF023
2000-2025
DateBegunF023a
2003
DateFinishF023b
09-11-2003
FamDateF023c
09-11-2003
DateInfoF023f
Son's Birthday

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Medallion or framed center
SubjQuiltF025
United We Stand
MedallionF031
64 x 39 inches
NumBordersF033
3
BordDescF034
1 inch, 1/2 inch, 8 1/2 inches

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Geometric
Solid/plain
Other
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique

Quilt backing and binding

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Red
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
31 1/4 inches, 28 1/2inches
DescBackF043
Hand sewn
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
WidthBindF047
greater than one inch

Quilt batting and Quilting description

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Quilting thread
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
5
NumStitchF051
6
WidthF051a
1 inch
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Other
DesignF052b
Feathering
DesignF052d
Hawaiian Quilt, Dogwood Quilt, United We Stand, Game Quilt.
FeaturesF053
Son dreaded his birthday 9-11 after planes hit, tried to show 9-11, We Will Survive!

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Marilyn Ann Whitehurst
QuiltedByF055
Marilyn Ann Whitehurst

Quilt provenance and purpose

LocMadeF057a
Orlando
ProvCountyF057b
Orange
ProvStateF057d
Florida (FL)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
ProvenanceF058a
9-11 2003, son's birthday. He wanted to forget 9-11, thus quilt.
QuiltHistF059
My son loves it and appreciates it too.
ReasonsF060
Gift or presentation
OtherF060a
To hel 9-11 tragedy so he could move on. (my son's birthday)
QDesignF060b
Decorative throw
PresUseF062
Decorative throw

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
TopSourceF064
Other
OthTopSourceF064a
See #9
PattSourceF065
Other

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Sheldon Lee Chappell (son)
OwnerCityF084
Flagler Beach
OwnerCountyF085
Flagler
OwnerStateF086
Florida (FL)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
32136
DateObtainedF088c
03-26-2011

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Mellinger (my mother made the quilt)
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
05-28-37
MarriageF099b
06-05-56
RelAffF103
Catholic
OccupationF104
Retired legal assistant
BirthplaceCityF098a
Joliet
BirthplaceStateF098b
Illinois
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quiltmaker address

StAddressF105
2877 Willow Run
CountyF106
Orange
CityF106a
Orlando
StateF107
Florida (FL)
ZipcodeF107c
32808
CountryF108
United States
PhonNoF108a
407-297-4301

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Clarence Mellinger
BplaceF109a
Kankakee, ILL
EthBkgrndF110
German
MotherNameF111
Anna Mae Herbenak
BplaceF111a
Joliet, ILL
EthBkgrndF112
Slovak
NoChildF116
1
NoFemF116a
1

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Class
WhenQuiltF118
Age 30-39
WhyQuiltF119
Gifts
OtherF119a
Joy of giving a gift of "love".

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no
FavesF130
Hawaiian quilting
CustomsF131
None, just joy.
OtherSourceMat
I have several Hawaiian quilt patterns I copied in library of Hawaii.

Images

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Image Information

ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
CD-ROM
DateF079
3
26
2011
CE
photocredit079a1
Mary Jo Martin
AccessF080
Open/Public Domain

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
Cris Owen
dateverified
6
14
2012
CE

Detail Images


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Additional Records

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