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1860 - 1865 Mary Lord's Civil War Quilt

Maker:
Lord, Mary Alice Hughes  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, silk (overall material)
thread, silk, cotton (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
pieced; embroidered; inscribed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 72 in x 83 in; 183 cm x 210 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Date made:
1860-1865
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Rose H. and William Craige Lord
ID Number:
TE.T08900
Accession number:
166550
Catalog number:
T08900
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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spindle

Object Name:
Spindle
ID Number:
TE.E166992.000
Catalog number:
E166992.000
Accession number:
26981
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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fabric sample

Object Name:
fabric sample
ID Number:
TE.T00244.07
Catalog number:
T00244.07
Accession number:
54882
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Richard Walker's Patent Model of a Knitting Machine

Inventor:
Walker, Richard  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 8 in x 6 3/8 in; 25.4 cm x 20.32 cm x 16.1925 cm
Object Name:
knitting machine patent model
Associated place:
United States: New Hampshire, Portsmouth
Date made:
ca 1839
Patent date:
1839-12-05
ID Number:
TE.T11410.013
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
1,421
Catalog number:
T11410.013
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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picker

Inventor:
Kellogg, George C.  Search this
Gillet, Phineas  Search this
Object Name:
Picker
Associated place:
United States: Connecticut, New Hartford
Patent date:
1840-04-30
ID Number:
TE.T11396.046
Accession number:
89797
89797
Catalog number:
T11396.046
Patent number:
1,575
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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rag dressing machine

Inventor:
Smith, Emory  Search this
Object Name:
Rag Dressing Machine
Associated place:
United States: Massachusetts, North Sudbury
Patent date:
1840-09-10
ID Number:
TE.T11416.046
Accession number:
89797
89797
Catalog number:
T11416.046
Patent number:
1,782
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Joseph's Dream

Sister of maker:
Dexter, Almira  Search this
Maker:
Dexter, Lucy  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (ground material)
silk (thread material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25 in x 32 in; 63.5 cm x 81.28 cm
overall: 28 in x 34 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 71.12 cm x 87.63 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
picture, embroidered
Place made:
United States: New Hampshire, Claremont
Date made:
1809
Subject:
Holy Family  Search this
Bible  Search this
Related Publication:
Ring, Betty. Girlhood Embroidery, American Samplers & Pictorial Needlework
PieceWork
Credit Line:
The Eleanor and Mabel van Alstyne Marsh American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
TE.T261195.01
Catalog number:
T261195.01
Accession number:
261195
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Embroidered Pictures
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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sampler

Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
wool (overall material)
rose (overall color)
green (overall color)
blue (overall color)
lavender (overall color)
black (overall color)
grey-white ground (overall color)
embroidery (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 12 7/8 in x 17 in; x 32.7025 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
Sampler
Other Terms:
Sampler; 1758
Associated dates:
1937 03 22 / 1937 03 22
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Henry Clarke Coe
ID Number:
TE.T07887
Accession number:
143107
Catalog number:
T07887.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Liberty Guided by the Wisdom of '76

Maker:
Salter, Harriet Maria  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (thread material)
silk (ground material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 7/8 in x 17 3/4 in; 45.4025 cm x 45.085 cm
Object Name:
embroidery, picture
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Related Publication:
Ring, Betty. Girlhood Embroidery, American Samplers & Pictorial Needlework
Wagenknecht, Edward. A Pictorial History of New England
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
ID Number:
TE.E388175
Catalog number:
E388175
Accession number:
182022
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Embroidered Pictures
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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sampler

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
silk (overall material)
linen (overall material)
pink (overall color)
blue (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
black (overall color)
tan ground (overall color)
embroidery (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 17 7/8 in x 15 3/4 in; x 45.4025 cm x 39.9796 cm
Object Name:
Sampler
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M Greenwood
ID Number:
TE.E388185
Catalog number:
E388185
E.388185
Accession number:
182022
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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sampler

Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
blue (overall color)
green (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
lavender (overall color)
brown (overall color)
tan ground (overall color)
embroidery (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 23 1/4 in; 39.37 cm x 59.055 cm
Object Name:
Sampler
Credit Line:
Elsie Howland Quinby in memory of her mother, Mrs. Duncan Cameron
ID Number:
TE.E392924
Catalog number:
E392924
E.392924
Accession number:
214358
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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sampler

Physical Description:
cotton (overall ground)
silk (overall thread)
Measurements:
overall: 28375 in x 26 1/4 in; 72072.5 cm x 66.675 cm
Object Name:
Sampler
Date made:
1788
Credit Line:
Gift of Florence E Quinlan
ID Number:
TE.E288402
Catalog number:
E288402
E.288402
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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sampler

Object Name:
Sampler
Made in:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
1828
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Henry Clarke Coe
ID Number:
TE.T07899
Catalog number:
T07899.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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sampler

Object Name:
Sampler
Made in:
United Kingdom: England
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Henry Clarke Coe
ID Number:
TE.T07910
Catalog number:
T07910.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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sampler

Physical Description:
wool (overall ground)
silk (overall thread)
Measurements:
overall: 12 5/8 in x 12 5/8 in; 32.0675 cm x 32.0675 cm
Object Name:
Sampler
Made in:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
1814
Credit Line:
Gift of E. W. Keyser
ID Number:
TE.H20284
Catalog number:
H020284.000
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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knitting machine

Inventor:
Hutchinson, Benjamin  Search this
Object Name:
Knitting Machine
Associated place:
United States: Massachusetts, Springfield
Patent date:
1840-10-22
ID Number:
TE.T11410.035
Catalog number:
T11410.035
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
1,834
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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sampler

Physical Description:
silk on linen (overall material)
embroidered (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 6 7/8 in; 22.86 cm x 17.4625 cm
Object Name:
Sampler
ID Number:
TE.T13199
Catalog number:
T.13199
T13199
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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sewing machine patent model

Object Name:
Sewing machine patent model
ID Number:
TE.T6271
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
16387
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Sewing Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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sewing machine patent model

Object Name:
Sewing machine patent model
ID Number:
TE.T6182
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
21722
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Sewing Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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sampler

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
red (overall color)
green (overall color)
brown (overall color)
blue (overall color)
tan ground (overall color)
embroidery (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 27.628 cm x 24.765 cm; x 10 7/8 in x 9 3/4 in
average spatial: 8 7/8 in x 7 5/8 in; x 22.5425 cm x 19.3675 cm
Object Name:
Sampler
Other Terms:
Sampler; C.1830
Associated dates:
1988 12 20 / 1988 12 20
Credit Line:
Mrs. John H. Murray
ID Number:
1988.0831.04
Catalog number:
1988.0831.04
Accession number:
1988.0831
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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