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54-40 or Fight quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • 54-40 or Fight quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0645
Description
Literature

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p.111). Solid teal trangles in a starburst around the middle with square of opposing off-white fabric squares and black and white speckled fabric squares in the center.