Civil War Sampler


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-5A

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
09-18-2016
locationF007f
St Andrews Heights
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Montgomery, Valerie
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
Alberta
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Montgomery, Valerie
MaidenF097b
Rouillard
EthnicF101
Canadian
OccupationF104
Secretary
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1953
BirthplaceCityF098a
Saskatoon
BirthplaceProvF098c
Saskatchewan
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Canada
MarriageF099b
1978
EdBkgdF102
university
AddNotesF132
Saskatoon, SK 1953 Calgary, AB 1975
CityF106a
Calgary
ProvF107a
Alberta
CountryF108
Canada
SpouseF113
Montgomery, Jim
EthBkgrndF114
1952, Kitchener, ON, Canadian
OccupationF115
Prof Engineer
NoChildF116
3
FatherNameF109
Rouillard, Denis
BplaceF109a
St. Denis, Saskatchewan
MotherNameF111
Harder, Tena
BplaceF111a
Laird, Saskatchewan
EthBkgrndF110
Canadian
EthBkgrndF112
Canadian
NumQuiltsF123
20-50 quilts
OtherSourceMat
Gifts and have some

Quilt Maker's Information

NameGroupF120
Nimble Thimbles
LocGroupF121
Airdrie, Alberta
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Class
Self-Taught
WhenQuiltF118
Age 20-29
FavesF130
Machine

Quilt Description and History

description
Civil War Sampler
CommSourceF064b
Barbara Brackman
QuiltTitleF009
Civil War Sampler
OwnerNameF010
Civil War Sampler
TopSourceF064
Book
OthTopSourceF064a
Ten Blocks from Marsha Hohn (Quilters Cache)
SourceMatF063
Purchased new
OthSourceF063a
100 % cotton, Hammel's - various places
IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
DateInfoF023f
2015
LocMadeF057a
Calgary
ProvProvF057e
Alberta
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
DateBegunF023a
2014
DateFinishF023b
2015
ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment
OtherF060a
loved the pattern

Quilt Description and History

QuiltedByF055
Morrison, Karen

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
94 1/2"
OverallLengthF012b
109"
SizeBlockF027
7 1/2" x 7 1/2"
NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
11 3/4" 6 1/4"
SashWidthF032
2 3/4"
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Claret or Wine
Lancaster Blue
Madder Red or Cinnamon Red
Nile Green
Prussian Blue or Lafayette Blue
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
2000-2025
SubjQuiltF025
Civil war sampler
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
sampler
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBlockF026
50
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

SpacingF029
Separated by pieced pattern sashing
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Floral
Geometric
Print
Striped

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
MatUsedF048
Other
UniqueBattF048b
Warm and natural

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
OthQuiltTechF049c
Long arm
DesignF052a
All-over-design
MethodInscripF021
Embroidery
OtherMethodInscripF021a
Label - Cross stitch - Civil War Sampler, Made 2014-2015, Valerie Montgomery, Calgary, Alberta

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
Beige or Tan
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

. Image Upload

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0426
verify
yes

. Auto-enter fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
HolderF080a
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
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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