Grandma's Soogans


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-571

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
PI082
DateDataF006b
9/19/1987
locationF007f
Pine
TypeObjOtherF008a
Tied Comforter
OverallWidthF12a
64"
OverallLengthF012b
82"

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
DateFinishF023b
1907 when quiltmaker was 43 years old.
OthSourceF063a
Clothing scraps

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Crazy
OwnerNameF010
Grandma's Soogans
BrackmanF011a
Reference Source Used: Judy Rehmel
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
Wool
Other synthetic
FabPrintF037
Checked
Dotted
Floral
Geometric
Plaid
Solid/plain
Striped
UniqueF037b
Clothing labels

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

QuiltedByF055
Haught, Alice Amelia
FeaturesF053
Quilt warranted no further research, so rest of form was not filled out. Too fragile.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
Seamed

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Cline, Pat
ProvenanceF058a
Inherited from grandmother in 1962.
RelItemsF088a
Pictures, newspaper clippings
QuiltTopF054
Haught, Alice Amelia
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
07-21-1864
MarriageF099b
November 1885 in White Oaks, New Mex.
DeathF100
May 1962, Globe, Ariz. Payson Pioneer Cemetery.
EthnicF101
Scotch-Irish
EdBkgdF102
Grade school

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Midwife (1885-1926)/Housewife
BirthplaceCityF098a
Wayne County
EnviroF104c
Rural
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
CountyF106
Wayne County, IA (1864-70)
CityF106a
Indian Territory (1870-85), White Oaks, NM (1885-98), Star Valley/Payson, AZ (1898-1962)
StateF107
Iowa (IA)
CountryF108
United States
MaidenF097b
Gillette
SpouseF113
Haught, Peter Carpenter Smeltzer
OccupationF115
Saw mill operator
NoChildF116
3
LearnedToQuiltF117
Self-Taught
WhenQuiltF118
Under 10 years of age

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Necessity
OtherF119a
Learned to quilt when 10 yrs. old
OtherSourceMat
There are other quilts by this maker.

Image Upload

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PI082.jpg
ReposFile
PI082.jpg
67-EC-571-226-PI082.jpg
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image/jpeg

Data Verification

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yes
verifiedby
Beth Donaldson
dateverified
9
29
2015
CE

Information source fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for digital humanities and social sciences and the Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

LocMadeF057a
Star Valley (4 mi. east of Payson)
ProvStateF057d
Arizona (AZ)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
QuiltHistF059
This is a camp quilt the family called "Soogans." If a piece wore thin, Grandma just cut a piece of something to fit the whole worn place and covered it up.

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