Log Cabin


Quilt Index Record: 64-E6-3D

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Country Heritage Park
InstProjNameF003a
Country Heritage Park Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
CHPPC1994.25.01

Information source fields

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

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Log Cabin
OwnerNameF010
Log Cabin
AltNameF011
Log Cabin Barnraising
OverallWidthF12a
63"
OverallLengthF012b
76"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Other
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Miter
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Black
Blue or Navy
Brown
Coral
Cream
Gold
Gray
Green
Pink
Red
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
OtherExDateF023d
c.1900
OtherDateF023e
J Lyons

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
120
SizeBlockF027
6" x 6"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
BlockStyleF030a
Same block throughout

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
Rayon
Silk
Other blends
FabricTypeF036
Velvet
Other
FabPrintF037
Checked
Geometric
Multiple scrap
Plaid
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
cretonne
ColorBackingF040b
Blue or Navy
DescBackF043
Print

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Twill weave
ConstrucBindF046
Hand sewn
Home cut
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
DesignF052d
tied

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Interesting backing

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Mary Jane Laughlin

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Georgetown
ProvCountyF057b
L.17 C.10 Esquesing (?) Township Halton
ProvProvF057e
Ontario
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Donated by Miss Lila McClure Georgetown

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Not described
QDesignF060b
Bedding, special occasion
PresUseF062
Exhibit
Museum collection

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Sewing scraps
TopSourceF064
Public domain/traditional pattern

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 personal information

MaidenF097b
Laughlin
GenderF098
Female
DeathF100
November 1927
EthnicF101
Ireland
BirthplaceCityF098a
Caledon
BirthplaceProvF098c
Ontario
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Canada
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

CountyF106
Halton
CityF106a
Georgetown
ProvF107a
Ontario
CountryF108
Canada

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
David Laughlin
BplaceF109a
County of Tyrone, Parish of Anthram, Ireland
EthBkgrndF110
Irish
MotherNameF111
Ellizabeth McCartney
BplaceF111a
Ireland
EthBkgrndF112
Irish
NoChildF116
6

Image Information

InvenNumF075
1994.25.01
ImageConF075a
quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
DateF079
3
2013
CE
photocredit079a1
J Lyons
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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close up of center
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note came with quilt
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block close up

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