Great book about these particular quilts and the families whose names are on them. Great stories and great to help with quilt research!...
Series: Ohio Quilt Series
Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: Ohio University Press; 1 edition (October 3, 2008)
Product Dimensions: 8 x 0.3 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 1729849
Format: PDF Text TXT book
From 1888 to 1918 a community of miami valley neighbors and relatives made album presentation quilts to celebrate life passages. Their sharing of designs and construction techniques led to the development of a distinctive regional quilt style that has never been duplicated in any other region of the state or country. Sue C. Cummings documents several unique characteristics of the Miami Valley album quilts, such as the applique´d Ohio Eagle and ot...