Redwork


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-45

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
02-28-2016
locationF007f
AB QSS
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Cockerill - Dueck
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
Alberta
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Cockerill, Genevieve
MaidenF097b
Desendorf
EthnicF101
Caucasian, American
OccupationF104
Housewife
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
08-28-1883
BirthplaceCityF098a
Greenleaf KS, Washington Co.
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
MarriageF099b
03-30-1904
DeathF100
08-26-1960
EdBkgdF102
Elementary
AddNotesF132
Missouri and Ohio
CityF106a
North Royalton
ProvF107a
Ohio
CountryF108
United States
SpouseF113
Cockerill, Charles Kemp
EthBkgrndF114
03-12-1877, Marysville, Kansas, Caucasian, American
OccupationF115
Farmer/Sheet metal worker
NoChildF116
1
FatherNameF109
Desendorf, Frederick Dewitt
BplaceF109a
Brooklyn, New York 1857
MotherNameF111
Scherer, Emma Almeda
BplaceF111a
Davenport, Iowa, Scott Co 1862
EthBkgrndF110
Caucasian/American
EthBkgrndF112
Caucasian/American
NumQuiltsF123
20-50 quilts
OtherSourceMat
Calgary, Alberta Collingwood, Ontario

Quilt Maker's Information

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19
FavesF130
Hand and machine, Hand quilting done with frame on horses
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no
essay
Learned to quilt from her Mother

Quilt Description and History

description
Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme Embroidered
CommSourceF064b
Ruby McKim
OwnerNameF010
Redwork
TopSourceF064
Pattern
IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
RelnQuiltF007
Great-grandmother
AcquiredF058
Other
ProvenanceF058a
passed along in family
DateInfoF023f
1937
ProvProvF057e
Missouri
ProvCountryF057f
United States
ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment

Quilt Description and History

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
QuiltedByF055
Cockerill, Genevieve
RelItemsF088a
Owners Blog

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
58 3/4"
OverallLengthF012b
75"
SizeBlockF027
7 1/2" square
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Fuchsia
Red
OverCondF015
Poor/very worn
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
Distortion or shrinkage
Quilting thread broken or ties missing
Stains
Tears or holes
Wear to edge or binding
RepairsF017
Cut down to smaller size
Rebound

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
SubjQuiltF025
Redwork nursery rhymes - Ruby McKim Mother Goose
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
80
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread
UniqueF039a
Hand embroidery
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Hand sewn
Machine sewn
MatUsedF048
Cotton

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
OthQuiltTechF049c
Sewing machine type unknown - home or commercial
DesignF052d
Trefoil plus swirls and wiggly lines

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
Cream
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
plain
FeaturesF053
Due to wear, quilt was cut down and rebound in 1989, feel the quilt was machine quilted at a later time than quilt top made

. Image Upload

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0339
verify
yes

. Auto-enter fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
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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