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Hearts and hands : the influence of women & quilts on American society

Author: Pat Ferrero; Elaine Hedges; Julie Silber
Publisher: San Francisco : Quilt Digest Press, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This volume presents nineteenth-century American life as it was experienced and recorded by women with photograph-laden pages. The century's great movements and events are explored through the eyes of quilters. They tell the story of how women used quilts not only as bed coverings, but as mementos of their friends, artistic expressions in bleak lives, political commentary when they didn't have the vote, fund  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ferrero, Pat, 1942-
Hearts and hands.
San Francisco : Quilt Digest Press, ©1987
(OCoLC)649636935
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pat Ferrero; Elaine Hedges; Julie Silber
ISBN: 0913327158 9780913327159 091332714X 9780913327142
OCLC Number: 16005940
Description: 109 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Responsibility: concept by Pat Ferrero ; essay by Elaine Hedges ; photographic and quilt research, selection, and captions by Julie Silber and Pat Ferrero.

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This volume presents nineteenth-century American life as it was experienced and recorded by women with photograph-laden pages. The century's great movements and events are explored through the eyes of quilters. They tell the story of how women used quilts not only as bed coverings, but as mementos of their friends, artistic expressions in bleak lives, political commentary when they didn't have the vote, fund raising, and slogan flags.

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