Sun Bonnet Sue


Quilt Index Record: 68-104-8A0

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Franklin
OwnerStateF086
Indiana (IN)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Indiana State Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Indiana Quilt Registry Project
InstInvContrNumF004
GR247

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
RelnQuiltF007
Grandmother
IfOtherF007d
Maker appliqued the quilt.
locationF007f
Greenwood

Overall Quilt Description

OwnerNameF010
Sun Bonnet Sue
DateQuiltF023
1976-1999
DateInfoF023f
1980. Maker was 72 years old when the quilt was made.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Heeringa, Gladys V. Ferguson
QuiltedByF055
Heeringa, Gladys V. Ferguson

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Indianapolis
ProvCountyF057b
Marion
ProvStateF057d
Indiana (IN)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
ProvenanceF058a
Will try to pass quilt to other children of Jenny's.

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Baby or crib
Gift or presentation
OtherF060a
Made for Jenny Tresslar (great-granddaughter).

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
BirthplaceCityF098a
Marion County
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
BirthDateF099
8/26/1908
EthnicF101
Scottish
EdBkgdF102
High school
RelAffF103
Southport Baptist
OccupationF104
Housewife
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker Family history

MarriageF099b
7/1931 in Marion County, IN
SpouseF113
Heeringa, John
NoChildF116
3
NoFemF116a
1
NoMaleF116b
2

Quiltmakers Membership in quilting group

NameGroupF120
Yes, quilting once a week.

Image Information

InvenNumF075
GR247.jpg
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Indiana State Museum

data verification

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GR-247.jpg
68-104-8A0-226-GR-247.jpg
152380
image/jpeg; charset=binary
dateverified
12
15
2015
CE
verify
yes
verifiedby
Beth Donaldson

File Information

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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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