North Carolina Country Quilts: Regional Variations : the Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, December 17, 1978-January 21, 1979

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3rd quarter 19th 4th quarter 19th 87 inches circa Ackland ACKLAND ART MUSEUM across the quilt-top across the quilt's Alice Slater Cannon American quilt applique areas of North battings Beaver Concord block construction block pattern block quilt block size Cabarrus CAROLINA COUNTRY QUILTS Chapel Hill Characteristics of Quilts CHECKERBOARD Chowan County area Coastal Plains Color schemes complex contrasting corner squares diagonal lines Diamond-in-the-Square Duplin County elaborate element in quilts Elizabeth Hurdle Bunch EMBROIDERED CRAZY QUILT embroidery Eure Evelyn McKoy Butler floral Folklore Curriculum four-patch geometric grid Handicraft Guild inches 3rd quarter inches 4th quarter inches circa 1845 inches circa 1890 Joe Towe White Joyce Joines Newman Kentucky Kitty Bass large number lattice strips Laurel Horton Lent Linwood Twine literature on quilts little industrial Margueritte Margueritte W Marvin Brown Mary Ann Emmons materials Mittie Barrier motif Museum needlework nine-patch blocks NORTH CAROLINA COUNTRY NORTH CAROLINA LILY North Carolina QUILTS nurture a broader often older quilts overall Patchwork Quilt patterned border Pennsylvania Perquimans area Perquimans County Perquimans-Chowan area pieces Piedmont plain strips quarter 19th century quilt illustrates Quilt in America quilt pattern quilt results quilt's surface quilter quilts photographed regional variations repetitive block design Rowan area quilts Rowan County Rowan-Cabarrus area Rowan-Cabarrus quilts Salemburg Salisbury salmon Sampson and Duplin Sampson area SAMPSON-DUPLIN AREA Sampson-Duplin quilts scraps sewn onto squares simple patterns Slater Cannon Guille slave labor Sloop solid colors solid fabrics Southern Highland strips and borders subsistence farms sweet potatoes three areas TULIP UNC-Chapel Hill utility quilts Virginia visual x 84 inches

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