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  1. National Quilt Collection | National Museum of American ...

    ... late-eighteenth-and-early-nineteenth-century quilts that were ... The pieced blocks on this quilt, a variation of ... shells on the white blocks, all quilted at 7 ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/object-groups/national-quilt-collection

  2. The AIDS Quilt: A Memorial | National Museum of American ...

    ... The Quilt occupies a unique place within the history of quilting and of ... some consider it a decorative object, and while some quilts have been ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/aids-quilt-memorial

  3. Finding America's participatory spirit in our quilt collection ...

    ... Why start with quilts and other textiles? For one, most of us appreciate a warm quilt in January. Second, I recently had the ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/finding-americas-participatory-spirit-our-quilt-collection

  4. Collecting an Epidemic: The AIDS Memorial Quilt | National ...

    ... Collecting an Epidemic: The AIDS Memorial Quilt. ... documenting. 89-20184 The AIDS Memorial Quilt on the Ellipse, 1996. How ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/2011/06/collecting-an-epidemic-the-aids-memorial-quilt.html

  5. Did Susan Holbert make this quilt? | National Museum of ...

    ... One of over three hundred quilts in the National Quilt Collection, it was deemed an appropriate choice for the summer months because of its ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/2010/07/did-susan-holbert-make-this-quilt.html

  6. The National Quilt Collection | National Museum of American ...

    ... Lab, Kathy Dirks demonstrates how technical analyses of quilts with scientific ... Quilt Collection Video: Machine Quilting Barbara Janssen ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/press/fact-sheets/national-quilt-collection

  7. National Quilt Collection -- About | National Museum of ...

    ... Hand-sewn and quilted examples can be compared ... contrasted to machine-sewn quilts as the ... Other quilt examples utilized commercial patterns ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/object-groups/national-quilt-collection/about

  8. National Quilt Collection -- Videos | National Museum of ...

    ... late-eighteenth-and-early-nineteenth-century quilts that were ... The pieced blocks on this quilt, a variation of ... shells on the white blocks, all quilted at 7 ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/object-groups/national-quilt-collection/videos

  9. Take a tour of the National Quilt Collection | National Museum ...

    ... The quilts, unfinished quilt tops, and related pieces dating from the 1700s through the 1900s are part of the Division of Home and Community Life's ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/2011/08/take-a-tour-of-the-national-quilt-collection.html

  10. nmah_women_quiltsquare.qxd

    ... A quilt square can look like a page out of a scrapbook, sketchbook, or family album. Quilts also preserve history by telling us stories about the ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/ourstory/pdf/women/women_quiltsquare.pdf

  11. National Museum of American History Displays 1853 South ...

    ... museum. First established in the 1890s, the collection now houses more than 500 quilts and quilt-related items. The majority ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/press/releases/national-museum-american-history-displays-1853-south-reading-quilt

  12. Object Groups

    ... fabrics, large in size or small, expertly crafted or not, well-worn or pristine, quilts in the National Quilt Collection provide a textile narrative that ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/docs/Womens_History_Object_Groups.pdf

  13. Doris M. Bowman | National Museum of American History

    ... Exhibit Curator: Putting Her Best Quilt Forward: Exhibiting at the Fair. Exhibit Curator: Quilts, A Selection from the National Collection. ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/profile/363

  14. Nancy Davis | National Museum of American History

    ... The Baltimore Album Quilt Tradition, Tokyo: Kokusai Art Publication, 1999, second printing ... of gentility in the making of Baltimore Album quilts in the ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/profile/382

  15. - AIDS | National Museum of American History

    ... AIDS Memorial Quilt Panel, 1987. ... To awaken a seemingly uncaring nation to the magnitude of the crisis, activists created the AIDS Memorial Quilt. ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures/aids

  16. We love our volunteers | National Museum of American ...

    ... Volunteer Virginia Eisemon with one of the quilts in the National Quilt Collection Volunteer Virginia Eisemon with one of ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/2013/04/we-love-our-volunteers.html

  17. OVERVIEW OF THE COLLECTION

    ... The patterns are for crochet, drawn, embroidery, quilting and patchwork. ... St. Louis, MO Catalogue of Quilt Patterns, 1898 11 Lion Brand Yarns ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/archives/AC0060_needlesandneedlework.pdf

  18. How do you preserve a 100-year-old piece of silk and woman ...

    ... exposure. Luckily for us, members of the Annapolis Quilt Guild do quilting demos at the museum on Tuesdays. This talented ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/2013/08/how-do-you-preserve-a-100-year-old-piece-of-silk-and-woman-suffrage-history.html

  19. OurStory : Activities : Great Women of our Pasts

    ... Download the PDF ». Make a Quilt Squre Make a Quilt Square. ... Make a quilt square that represents a part of your family or community history! ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/ourstory/activities/women/

  20. Publications | Page 4 | National Museum of American History

    ... The Baltimore Album Quilt Tradition, Tokyo: Kokusai Art Publication, 1999, second printing ... of gentility in the making of Baltimore Album quilts in the ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/ko/about/publications?page=3

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