Quilt Index Record: 72-19A-39

Consent Form

InstNameF003
Blythewood Historical Society's Quilt Documentation and Preservation Program
InstProjNameF003a
Blythewood Historical Society's Quilt Documentation and Preservation Program
InstInvContrNumF004
BLY-034
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Eloise T. Raines
OwnerCityF084
Blythewood
OwnerCountyF085
Richland
OwnerStateF086
South Carolina (SC)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
29016
AccessF080
Restricted

Quilt Maker Form

QuiltTopF054
Raines, Eloise
QuiltedByF055
Raines, Eloise
GenderF098
Female
MaidenF097b
Eloise Trapp
BirthplaceCityF098a
Blythewood
BirthplaceStateF098b
South Carolina
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
BirthDateF099
06/04/1933
EnviroF104c
Rural
EdBkgdF102
12 grade graduate
RelAffF103
Baptist
OccupationF104
Retire rural mail carrier
FatherNameF109
Thomas M Trapp
BplaceF109a
Blythewood SC
MotherNameF111
Nannie B. Trapp
BplaceF111a
Blythewood
MarriageF099b
02/22/1951
SpouseF113
John W. Raines
OccupationF115
Textile Mill
NoChildF116
2
LearnedToQuiltF117
From relative
WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19
WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no

Artist statement

AddNotesF132
I was about 12 years old when I made this.  I was self-taught.  I used to watch my mother make quilts, so I just took her patterns and made my quilt.  I used material from my older dresses and clothes to make this quilt.
interviewerF007e
Eloise Raines
DateObtainedF088c
09/15/2016

Quilt Description Form

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
76 inches
OverallLengthF012b
83 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherShapeEdgeF013a
rectangular
PredomColorsF014
Pink
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Butterscotch
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
BlockStyleF030a
Diamonds
FiberTypesF035
Cotton

Quilt Description Form, part 2

ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting

Quilt Description Form, part 3

MatUsedF044
Cotton or polyester blend
ConstrucBindF046
Hand sewn
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
OverCondF015
Poor/very worn
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Cream
NumPiecesF042
1

Any other features...

FeaturesF053
This quilt has the states and their state flowers--48 states only.

Images and verification

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Detail 1
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photocredit079a1
Jim McLean
verify
yes
verifiedby
Kem Smith
dateverified
12
27
2015
CE

Data Information

ImageConF075a
Quilt
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

Detail Images


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Additional Records

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