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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. Textiles | National Museum of American History

    ... Her carefully designed and crafted quilts are a ... fine example of a white-work quilt in 1849. ... According to family information, she quilted the initials “ED ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/object-groups/textiles

  3. 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

  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. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  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. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  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. 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

  17. This Galentine's Day blog post is for you. You poetic, noble ...

    ... Album quilts, also called friendship quilts, are made up ... For Mary Hill's quilt, the women of the church made, joined, lined, and quilted 61 blocks. ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/ja/blog/galentines-day

  18. Textiles from samplers to baby bonnets reveal participation ...

    ... powerful stories of cultural identity. 5. Quilts raised funds for community causes. Photo of quilt. Complete with an American flag ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/ja/blog/textiles-samplers-baby-bonnets-participation

  19. We the Printers | National Museum of American History

    ... Political Ribbon Quilt View object record. Quilt of political ribbons. ... The quilt is composed of three different ribbon designs. ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/democracy-exhibition/machinery-democracy/electioneering/printers

  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/about/publications?page=3

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