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    • Four women quilting in Hoyt Wakefield's home

    • Houses; Interiors; Women; Quilting
    • Four unidentified women working on a quilt in Hoyt Wakefield's home. The women are at one corner of the frame with a cabinet standing in the corner of the room behind them. A closed plank door can be seen in the background, and an open door...
    • Quilting bee

    • Quilting bees; Women; Children; Quilts
    • Quilting bee featuring seven women sitting around a quilting frame. One of the women on the left has a child in her lap. Another woman stands next to the frame, and a group of six children can be seen standing in the background.
    • Quilting party in front of of the Shell house

    • Quilting bees; Yards; Women; Houses; Children
    • Quilting party in the front yard of the Shell house, Cherokee Community. Edna Richardson is seated in the front and Marie Taylor Harvey is standing in the extreme back. Various unidentified women and children are also shown.
    • Butterfly quilt detail

    • Quilting; Quilts; Sewing
    • Close-up view of an area of a Butterfly quilt, showing details of the appliqued butterflies.
    • Names of quilts on Walden's Ridge

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    • List of the quilt pattern names on Walden's Ridge. The top of the document states, "Names of quilts on Walden's Ridge copied from Mrs. Rawk's patterns." The following quilt patterns are named: Broken Circle, Star of Bethlehem, Old Maid's Puzzle,...
    • Carlock Stookesbury oral history excerpt

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    • Audio excerpt of Carlock Stookesbury oral history recorded as part of the Tennessee State Parks Folklife Project. He discusses his wife's wintertime quilting. He mentions that she hangs the quilts from the ceiling over the bed. He also talks...
    • Rupper family posing in front of two quilts

    • Quilts; Families; Suits (Clothing)
    • Family portrait of the Rupper family, from Hebbertsburg, Tennessee, posed in front of two hanging quilts. The image features eight family members. Two quilts hang behind them. One quilt features a Double T pattern, and the other has a series of...
    • West Tennessee District Fair Western State Hospital booth

    • Quilts; Furniture; Rugs; Exhibit booths
    • Western State Hospital Occupational Therapy Unit's booth at the West Tennessee District Fair. The booth shows a number of craft items including applique quilts, furniture, wall hangings, lamps, baskets, and brooms.
    • Butterfly quilt

    • Quilts; Quilting
    • Large Butterfly quilt hanging from a clothesline. The quilt has alternating blocks of light and dark green set on point, so they appear as diamonds. A butterfly with brown-and-tan-checked wings is appliqued within each light green square.
    • Dresden Plate quilt

    • Quilts; Quilting
    • Dresden Plate quilt hanging from a clothesline. The quilt has a purple border and the pattern repeats across four columns.
    • Sunbonnet Sue quilt

    • Quilts; Quilting
    • Sunbonnet Sue quilt hanging from a clothesline. The border is red, and the pattern repeats across five columns.

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