Issued on the occasion of an exhibition, held Jan. 13-Apr. 1, 1981, at the Oakland Museum.
"Quilts in the exhibition": p. 78-86.
NMAH copy 39088008959942 has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Gift of Susan Myers.
Introduction / by L. Thomas Frye -- Preface, the collections of the Oakland Museum / by Inez Brooks-Myers -- A legacy of hearts and hands / by Pat Ferrero, Linda Reuther, and Julie Silber -- Textiles as history / by Rachel Maines -- The 19th-century diarist and her quilts / by Elaine Hedges -- Portraits, seven contemporary quiltmakers / by Debra Heimerdinger -- Film as art, quilts in women's lives / by Stephanie Krebs