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Yankee Pride quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Yankee Pride quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0722

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (pl 95). Pink star burst shapes with four corners that branch out to each corner connect to a larger white octagonish form in the center made of squares. The middle of the block is made of a pink and white patterned fabric. It is a eight sided star. The background of the block is white.