The blue quilt


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-1C

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
11-21-2015
locationF007f
Symon's Valley United Church
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Sheila Heinrich
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
Alberta
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Heinrich, Erna
MaidenF097b
Mass
EthnicF101
Canadian - Russian German
OccupationF104
Homemaker/Hotel Housekeeper
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1925
BirthplaceCityF098a
Lemberg
BirthplaceProvF098c
Saskatchewan
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Canada
MarriageF099b
1950
DeathF100
1979
EdBkgdF102
High School
AddNotesF132
Lemberg, SK, Lethbridge 1969
CityF106a
Lethbridge
ProvF107a
Alberta
CountryF108
Canada
SpouseF113
Ernest Heinrich
EthBkgrndF114
1923, Newdorf, SK, Russian German
OccupationF115
Farmer/Carpenter
NoChildF116
5
FatherNameF109
Johanne Mass
BplaceF109a
Kostopol, Russia
MotherNameF111
Maria Leier
BplaceF111a
Kostopol, Russia
EthBkgrndF110
German
EthBkgrndF112
German
OtherSourceMat
owner has one

Quilt Maker's Information

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
FavesF130
Hand and machine, hand quilted in her lap
essay
Taught to quilt by her Mother, youngest child in family

Quilt Description and History

description
Rustic, bed cover
OwnerNameF010
The blue quilt
TopSourceF064
Original to maker
IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
SourceOtherF006a
Mother in law
AcquiredF058
Gift
ProvenanceF058a
Given to maker's son and came to his wife through marriage
ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment

Quilt Description and History

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
QuiltedByF055
Heinrich, Erna

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
52 1/2"
OverallLengthF012b
68"
WidthBindF047
greater than one inch
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
White
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Fold marks or creases
Tears or holes
Uneven batting
Wear to edge or binding
RepairsF017
Patched with new fabrics
OtherRepairsF017a
one new patch

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
1950-1975

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Print

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
Back turned to front
Hand sewn
Machine sewn

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
Blue
White
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
FeaturesF053
Possibly old comforter covered back and top with new fabric Top and back are one fabric

. Image Upload

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0297
verify
yes

. Auto-enter fields

ImageConF075a
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ImageTypeF076
Color
HolderF080a
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
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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

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