Coverlet


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-E

Ownership and Contact Information

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

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Speer, Helen Marie
MaidenF097b
Leroy
EthnicF101
Canadian
OccupationF104
Homemaker
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1918
BirthplaceCityF098a
Fedorah
BirthplaceProvF098c
Alberta
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Canada
EdBkgdF102
university
AddNotesF132
Fedorah, Gibbons, Edmonton
CityF106a
Edmonton
ProvF107a
Alberta
SpouseF113
Murray Speer
EthBkgrndF114
Edmonton, Canadian
OccupationF115
Farmer
NoChildF116
6
FatherNameF109
Albert Leroy
BplaceF109a
Belgium
MotherNameF111
Helen Marie
BplaceF111a
Belgium
EthBkgrndF110
Belgian
EthBkgrndF112
Belgian
NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts
OtherSourceMat
owner has one

Quilt Maker's Information

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19
FavesF130
by hand
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no
essay
Learned how to quilt from her mother Has dresses in the collection of the University of Alberta

Quilt Description and History

description
Hand embroidered coverlet
OwnerNameF010
Coverlet
TopSourceF064
Unknown
OthSourceF063a
Sheet
IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
RelnQuiltF007
Grandmother
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
DateInfoF023f
1930s
LocMadeF057a
Fedorah
ProvProvF057e
Alberta
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment

Quilt Description and History

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Other
TypeObjOtherF008a
Coverlet
OverallWidthF12a
76 1/4"
OverallLengthF012b
86 1/4"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Black
Green
Pink
Purple
White
Yellow
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
DamageF016
Quilting thread broken or ties missing
Stains
Tears or holes
OtherDamageF016a
yellowing of white

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
LayFormatF024
Wholecloth

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread
UniqueBindF045a
Selvage on sides, turned and machine stitched top and bottom edges

. Image Upload

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0286
verify
yes

. Auto-enter fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
HolderF080a
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
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file_format
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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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