Quilt Index Record: 72-19A-3D

Consent Form

InstNameF003
Blythewood Historical Society's Quilt Documentation and Preservation Program
InstProjNameF003a
Blythewood Historical Society's Quilt Documentation and Preservation Program
InstInvContrNumF004
BLY-042
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Kem Rankin Smith
OwnerCityF084
Blythewood
OwnerCountyF085
Richland
OwnerStateF086
South Carolina (SC)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
29016
AccessF080
Restricted

Quilt Maker Form

RelnQuiltF007
Grandmother
IfOtherF007d
Paternal Grandmother
QuiltTopF054
Rankin, Lottie
QuiltedByF055
Rankin, Lottie
GenderF098
Female
MaidenF097b
Cromer
BirthplaceCityF098a
Saluda County
BirthplaceStateF098b
South Carolina
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Rural
EdBkgdF102
grade school
OccupationF104
homemaker
FatherNameF109
Andrew Shelton Cromer
BplaceF109a
Abbeville County SC
MotherNameF111
Ellen Elizabeth McCarty
BplaceF111a
Saluda County SC
SpouseF113
George David Rankin
OccupationF115
Farmer
NoChildF116
7
LearnedToQuiltF117
From class
From friend
Self-taught
WhenQuiltF118
Age 50 or over
WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
NumQuiltsF123
5-20 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no

Artist statement

AddNotesF132
My paternal grandmother gave this to me for my 16th birthday. 
interviewerF007e
Kem Smith
DateObtainedF088c
09/15/2016

Quilt Description Form

AltNameF011
Tulips Applique
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
72 inches
OverallLengthF012b
72 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Pink
OtherColorF014c
green
OverallColorF14b
Two color
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
16
SizeBlockF027
16 by 16
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by sashing cornerstones or connecting blocks
FiberTypesF035
Cotton

Quilt Description Form, part 2

ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
6
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Meander/free motion

Quilt Description Form, part 3

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Hand sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DateQuiltF023
1950-1975

Images and verification

photocredit079a1
Jim McLean
verify
yes
verifiedby
Kem Smith
dateverified
12
27
2016
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

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