Bicentennial Bride's Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 68-104-1178

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
South Bend
OwnerStateF086
Indiana (IN)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Indiana State Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Indiana Quilt Registry Project
InstInvContrNumF004
SB-332

Information source fields

SourceOtherF006a
Friend
DateDataF006b
5/21/1988
IfOtherF007d
Maker designed, pieced and appliqued the quilt.
interviewerF007e
Scales
locationF007f
SouthBend

Overall Quilt Description

OwnerNameF010
Bicentennial Bride's Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
74 1/2"
OverallLengthF012b
116"
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
DamageF016
Dirty
RepairHistF018
Color is good, fibers are strong
DateInscripF020a
1976
MethodInscripF021
Attached label
DateQuiltF023
1976-1999
DateInfoF023f
1977. Maker was 22 years old when the quilt was made.

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
SizeBlockF027
16 1/2" x 15 1/2", Blocks of different sizes
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by sashing with cornerstones or connecting blocks
OtherSpaceF029a
Medallion
BlockStyleF030a
Sampler
SashWidthF032
5 1/2"
BordDescF034
8", plain strips.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Machine Applique
EmbellTechF038f
yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
UniqueF038h
Novelty embroidered

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
BindWidthF047a
1/2"

Quilt batting

BattLoftF048a
Medium
UniqueBattF048b
Synthetic

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
ThrColorF049b
Blue

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
McLaughin, Teresa Ann Barkley
QuiltedByF055
McLaughin, Teresa Ann Barkley

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Wilmington
ProvStateF057d
Delaware (DE)
ProvCountryF057f
United States

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Gift or presentation
Wedding
OtherF060a
Made for owner

Quilt design and materials sources

OthSourceF063a
I collected labels for the label square

Exhibition history of quilt

ExhibitListF067a
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit
ContestListF071a
Good Housekeeping Great American Quilt Contest for Delaware.

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
There is a picture of the quiltmaker, patterns, a bible, newspaper clippings and letters.

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
8/21/1956
EdBkgdF102
College
RelAffF103
Roman Catholic, St. Anthony of Padua
OccupationF104
Fashion designer
EnviroF104c
Urban

Quiltmaker Family history

MarriageF099b
1981 in Wilmington, DE
SpouseF113
McLaughlin, Donal
NoChildF116
1
NoMaleF116b
1

Image Information

InvenNumF075
SB-332.jpg
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Indiana State Museum

data verification

ReposFile
SB-332.jpg
68-104-1178-226-SB-332.jpg
257518
image/jpeg; charset=binary
dateverified
7
28
2016
verify
yes
verifiedby
Beth Donaldson

File Information

function
Image - medium display (250-500 pixels)
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

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