The New England Quilt Museum Quilts: Featuring the Story of the Mill Girls : Instructions for Five Heirloom Quilts

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C&T Publishing Inc, 1999 - Art - 96 pages
Important Note about PRINT ON DEMAND Editions: You are purchasing a print on demand edition of this book. This book is printed individually on uncoated (non-glossy) paper with the best quality printers available. The printing quality of this copy will vary from the original offset printing edition and may look more saturated. The information presented in this version is the same as the latest edition. Any pattern pullouts have been separated and presented as single pages. If the pullout patterns are missing, please contact c&t publishing.
 

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Contents

NEW ENGLAND QUILT MUSEUM HISTORY
5
LOWELL AND THE MILL GIRLS
10
VOICES OF THE MILL GIRLS
18
MILL GIRL AND QUILTMAKER
23
PRE INDUSTRIAL QUILTS
28
THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION AND BEYOND
34
VICTORIAN ERA SILK QUILTS AND CRAZY QUILTS
44
COLONIAL REVIVAL QUILTS
50
CARE AND STORAGE OF TEXTILES
64
GENERAL GUIDELINES
68
VARIABLE STAR
70
BUTTERFLIES
73
BURG0YNE SURROUNDED VARIATI0N
76
LOG CABIN VARIATION 1
81
LOG CABIN VARIATION 2
84
BOSTON PAVEMENT
88

DEPRESSION ERA QUILTS
52
AMISH QUILTS
56
CONTEMPORARY QUILTS
60
Templates 91
91
BIBLI0GRAPHY
93
INDEX
96

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