Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-A07

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Historical Society
InstInvContrNumF004
TUC150124
InstInvContrNumF004a
5590
DateDataF006b
05-19-2015
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Crazy Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
68.5 inches
OverallLengthF012b
85 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Brown
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Cadet Blue
Chocolate Brown or Hershey Brown
Claret or Wine
Indigo Blue
Prussian Blue or Lafayette Blue
OtherColorF014c
Gold, Green, Purple, Tan, Rust, Grey
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Tears or holes
RepairHistF018
Some fabrics are from deconstructed clothing
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
FamDateF023c
1890
SourceMatF063
Old clothes
OthSourceF063a
Clothing sent to the missionary family by the Baptist church.

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Crazy Quilt
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Crazy Quilt
NumBlockF026
20
SizeBlockF027
16.5 x 16.75 inches
MedallionF031
None
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
OtherSpaceF029a
None
NumBlockPatF030
1; Crazy Quilt
SashWidthF032
None
NumBordersF033
None

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Other
FabricTypeF036
Velvet
FabPrintF037
Checked
Floral
Multiple scrap
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Foundation Piecing
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing
PaperF038i
no
ConstrucF038b
Blanket, buttonhole, or other decorative applique stitch
Hand Applique
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Attachments (beading, charms, buttons, etc)
Embroidery
Other embellishment technique
EmbMatF039
Other attachments
UniqueF039a
Embroidery - pearl cotton; applique flowers

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

QuiltTechF049
Not quilted
KnotsF051b
no
FeaturesF053
Velvet clothing sent to missionaries.

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Arizona Historical Society
OwnerCityF084
Tucson, Arizona
OwnerCountyF085
Pima
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
OwnerZipF087
85719
ProvenanceF058a
In 1968 donated by Mrs. Verda Wood Lohman.
SourceInfoF088b
Donor
DateObtainedF088c
1968
RelItemsF088a
See also other objects donated.
OthPeopleF056
Eldridge, Lily Dale
VanWinkle, Elizabeth Eldridge
GenderF098
Female
RelAffF103
Baptist

Quilt maker Personal Information

BirthplaceProvF098c
Indian Territory Oklahoma or Texas
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
MaidenF097b
Eldridge
FatherNameF109
Eldridge, Peter Webster
MotherNameF111
Eldridge, Lilly Dale
NoChildF116
1
NoFemF116a
1

Quilt Personal Quilting History

FavesF130
Used pieces of clothing sent to the missionary family by the Baptist church. One of the maker is the wife of the Baptist minister and the other maker is her daughter.
AddNotesF132
The quilt was made by Lilly D. Eldridge, the wife of a Baptist minister, and her daughter, Elizabeth E. Van Winkle.

Image Upload

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TUC150124.AHS.1.JPG
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Detail 1
TUC150124.AHS.2.JPG
67-EC-A07-240-TUC150124.AHS.2.JPG
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Detail 2
TUC150124.AHS.3.JPG
67-EC-A07-238-TUC150124.AHS.3.JPG
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
4
27
2016
CE

Information source fields

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
CopyRestF080c
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
DistribRestF080d
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
DisplayResF080e
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
LicenseF080f
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Quilt Alliance
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

OwnerEmail
ldjones@azhs.gov
LocMadeF057a
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Detail Images


TUC150124.AHS.2.JPG
TUC150124.AHS.3.JPG

Additional Records

No additional records