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Quilts in the Applachian Artifacts Collections

Twelve interesting Appalachian quilts documented by Student Curator Brittney Westbrook, 2005.

About This Guide

This guide is based on the Digital Library of Appalachia quilt documentation project of 2005. Student Curatorial Associate Brittney Westbrook selected the quilts, compiled the information, and photographed the quilts.  Student Curatorial Associate Travis Rigg edited and produced this guide in 2013. These quilts also have full catalog records in Berea Digital and the Digital Library of Appalachia. Student Curatorial Associate Kathryn Dunn completed additional editing in 2015. 

Visual Artifact Index



All artifact images Copyright Berea College 2005

Artifacts by Maker

Ann Martin - 1997.6.1

Emily Marcum Hensley - 1996.16.1

Hannah Mary Cope - 1997.7.1

Jan Pierson - 1995.3.2

Martha Lou Meek Holton and Lelah Holton Keller - 2004.1.1

Nancy Texanna Smith Williams - 1996.4.3

Susannah Skidmore Day - 1997.9.1

Artifacts by Location

Clay County, KY - 1996.16.1

Harlan County, KY - 1997.9.1

Somerset/Pulaski County, KY - 2004.1.1

Acworth, GA - 1996.4.3

Charleston, SC - 1997.8.1