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Dorothy Montgomery Collection

Subject:
Montgomery, Dorothy
Creator:
Montgomery, Dorothy
Type:
Collection description
Mixed media (Art)
Quilts
story quilts
Place:
Africa, West
Sierra Leone
South Carolina
Description:
A Legacy of Twelve Quilt Collection of Dorothy Montgomery
Dorothy Montgomery is a music teacher and a self-taught quiltmaker. She illustrates African American music in her quilts. She resides in South Carolina.
Topic:
African American quiltmakers
African Americans
African languages
Color in art
Folk songs, Mende
Funeral rites and ceremonies
Human beings in art
Mende (African people)
Mende language
Music
Quiltmakers
self-taught artists
Cite As:
Permanent Collection, Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
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Dorothy Montgomery Collection
Anacostia Community Museum Collection
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum

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