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Album quilt
  • Christina Hays Malcom
    1820–1878
    born: Northampton County, North Carolina, United States ; died: Grant County, Indiana, United States
    Harriett Theetge James
    1865–1929
    born: Aurora, Indiana, United States ; died: Chanute, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • Album quilt, circa 1880–1900
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, piecing, patchwork, appliqué, quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 205.7 x 170.2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 81 x 67 in
  • Gift of Miss Iva James
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0130
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Checkerboard square pattern with geometric design in every other square. Red ground. Flour sack backing. Inscrip: Backing printed "Larabec Flour Mills"