South Carolina Quilt Project

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Contact: South Carolina Quilt Project

Records housed: McKissick Museum, University of South Carolina

Documentation Dates: 1983-1985 (completed)

Parameters: 12 counties, cut-off date of 1970

Total Quilts: 2,600 (est.)

Total Documentation Days (Number of documentation days held): 37

Publication information (if any):

  • Horton, Laurel, and Lynn Robertson Myers. Social Fabric: South Carolina Traditional Quilts, South Carolina Quilt History Project, 1983—1985. McKissick Museum, University of South Carolina (Exhibition catalog), 1985.
  • Glorified Patchwork: South Carolina Crazy Quilts. McKissick Museum, University of South Carolina, 1989.
  • Mosaic Quilts: Paper Template Piecing in the South Carolina Low Country. Curious Works and The Charleston Museum, Greenville/Charleston: SC, 2002.

Database: Is the documentation project a part of the Quilt Index or are records digitized in some database? Please describe. 


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