Log Cabin


Quilt Index Record: 64-E6-3A

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Country Heritage Park
InstProjNameF003a
Country Heritage Park Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
CHPPC1981.90.11

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Author/researcher
SourceOtherF006a
Judy Lyons, on behalf of Country Heritage Park
DateDataF006b
March 2013
interviewerF007e
David Nattresss
locationF007f
8560 Tremaine Road, Milton, ON

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Log Cabin
OwnerNameF010
Log Cabin
AltNameF011
Log Cabin
OverallWidthF12a
77"
OverallLengthF012b
83"
OtherShapeEdgeF013a
Not able to see up close in a glass case
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Black
Blue or Navy
Brown
Cream
Gray
Green
Red
White
Yellow
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
FamDateF023c
1st quarter 20th century
OtherExDateF023d
1st quarter 20th century
OtherDateF023e
J Lyons

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
SizeBlockF027
6"x 6"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
Silk
Wool
FabPrintF037
Checked
Multiple scrap
Plaid
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Foundation Piecing
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt back materials and construction

OtherFabF040a
unknown could not see

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Other
UniqueBindF045a
multiple pieces

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Could not follow through on complete description quilt is under glass

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Harriet Cornell

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Brantford
ProvCountyF057b
Brant Township Brant County
ProvProvF057e
Ontario
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Made by: Harriet Cornell or grandmother from farm North of Brantford at L.5, C.5 Brant Twp. Brant County at community of Tranquility Donated by: H.G. Cornell, Milton, ON
QuiltHistF059
This top was donated to the Ontario Agricultural Museum at the same time the CP quilt collection was donated. It was written up in the 1991 Canada Quilts magazine on page 28

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
PresUseF062
Exhibit
Museum collection

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Old clothes
Sewing scraps
TopSourceF064
Public domain/traditional pattern

Exhibition history of quilt

ExhibitListF067a
This top was donated to the Ontario Agricultural Museum at the same time the CP quilt collection was donated. It was written up in the 1991 Canada Quilts magazine on page 28

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Country Heritage Park (Country Heritage Agricultural Society)
OwnerCityF084
Milton
OwnerProvinceF086a
Ontario
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada
OwnerZipF087
L9T 2Y3
SourceInfoF088b
J Lyons
DateObtainedF088c
March 2013

Quiltmaker address

CountyF106
North of Brantford at L.5, C.5
ProvF107a
Ontario
CountryF108
Canada

Image Information

InvenNumF075
1981.90.11
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
DateF079
3
2013
CE
DigDateF079a
3
2013
CE

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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