MG 724 - Oral Traditions Project Collection

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Scope and Content

The collection contains the quilt documentation data of Dauphin County done by the Oral Traditions Project of the Union County Historical Society in the mid-1980's. Each card provides the name and address of the owner of each quilt, the type of quilt, quality, size, fabric type, the pattern and includes a slide of the quilt. The cards describe approximately sixty different quilts.

The collection also contains a book, "Pieced by Mother," edited by Jeannette Lasansky and published by the Oral Traditions Project in 1988. It is one of seven quilt books produced by the Project.

Date(s): mid-1980's

Extent: 1 box