Doris M. Bowman
Hand and machine-made needlework and lace made or used in America. Related tools, implements, and machines.
Rotation of quilts in Artifact Walls exhibition case. Continuation of many years of regularly scheduled public programs and behind-the-scenes tours related to the quilt, needlework, and lace collections.
- Exhibit Curator: Victorian Needlework: Or the Rise of the Printed Pattern, the first Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition with three-dimensional objects.
- Exhibit Curator: Putting Her Best Quilt Forward: Exhibiting at the Fair.
- Exhibit Curator: Quilts, A Selection from the National Collection.
- Exhibit Co-Curator: Needlework sections of Textile exhibition halls.
Smithsonian Institution Unsung Hero Award