Sunbonnet Sue - Visits Quilt in a Day


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-62

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
09-18-2016
locationF007f
St Andrews Community Hall
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Jacoby, Bev
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
Alberta
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Jacoby, Bev
MaidenF097b
Harris
EthnicF101
Irish Canadian
OccupationF104
Retired Teacher
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1940
BirthplaceCityF098a
St. Lambert
BirthplaceProvF098c
Quebec
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Canada
MarriageF099b
1963
EdBkgdF102
University
AddNotesF132
St Lambert, QC 1940 Greenfield Park, QC 1963 Kamloops, BC 1969 Calgary, AB 1973
CityF106a
Calgary
ProvF107a
Alberta
CountryF108
Canada
SpouseF113
Jacoby, Wilfred
EthBkgrndF114
1936, Montreal, QC, German
OccupationF115
Retired Scientist
NoChildF116
2
FatherNameF109
Harris, Frederick
BplaceF109a
Montreal, Quebec
MotherNameF111
McMahon, Pearl
BplaceF111a
Arundel, Quebec
EthBkgrndF110
Irish
EthBkgrndF112
Irish
NumQuiltsF123
20-50 quilts
OtherSourceMat
Gifts, have some

Quilt Maker's Information

NameGroupF120
Stitch in Time
LocGroupF121
Calgary, AB
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Class
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Age 40-49
FavesF130
Hand and Machine Hand quilting is done with a hoop
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no
essay
Joy Nixon - first quilt, grandmother Friendship quilt block, May 1997, Bev provided background fabric (11x11) and asked participants to use old fashioned pastel fabrics. She supplied an appliqué pattern of Sue or Sam. Bev asked for a 2 1/2" strip of one of the fabrics used for the lattice sashing.

Quilt Description and History

description
Friendship Quilt - Sunbonnet Sue and Suspender Sam
CommSourceF064b
Eleanor Burns
QuiltTitleF009
Sunbonnet Sue - Visits Quilt in a Day
TopSourceF064
Book
SourceMatF063
Other
OthSourceF063a
Stashes of participants
IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
ProvenanceF058a
Friends supplied blocks - put together by Bev
DateInfoF023f
1997
LocMadeF057a
Calgary
ProvProvF057e
Alberta
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment

Quilt Description and History

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
QuiltedByF055
Jacoby, Bev
RelItemsF088a
Provided Blocks:

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
68 1/2"
OverallLengthF012b
94 1/2"
SizeBlockF027
9 3/4" x 10"
NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
1" 7 1/2"
SashWidthF032
1 1/2"
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Black
Blue or Navy
Coral
Cream
Gold
Gray
Green
Lavender
Pink
Purple
Red
White
Yellow
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
1976-1999
SubjQuiltF025
Sunbonnet Sue and Suspender Sam
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Sunbonnet Sue/Suspender Sam
BrackmanF011a
47.13
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBlockF026
24
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Dotted
Floral
Geometric
Plaid
Print
Solid/plain
Striped
UniqueF037b
tonals

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
ConstrucF038d
Yo-yo
Other novelty technique
UniqueF038h
ruffles
EmbMatF039
Buttons attached
UniqueF039a
Lace
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Hand sewn
Machine sewn

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
6
NumStitchF051
6
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Echo
Single parallel lines
TypeInscripF019
Date
Initials

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
Gold
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
plain
DescBackF043
Different fabrics
Machine sewn

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0430
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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