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Cite this Quilt

Doll, Mary Elizabet. Pine Tree. 1941. From Michigan State University Museum, Michigan Quilt Project. Published in The Quilt Index, http://quiltindex.org/beta/view/?type=fullrec&kid=27-92-49561. Accessed: 09/22/20

QUILT INDEX RECORD

27-92-49561

What is the quilt maker's father's name?

Tardiff, George

Choose the time frame that best describes when the quilt was made.

1930-1949

When was the quilt started?

1940

What is the layout (or set) of the quilt?

Block pattern

What is the best description of the quilt's condition?

Very good/almost new

What is the quilt maker's maiden name?

Tardiff

Is this quilt damaged? If yes, how?

What embellishment materials were used to make the quilt top?

How many quilting stitches are there per inch? Count only the stitches on the top.

5

What is the quilt maker's birthdate?

10/19/1892

Choose another spot on the quilt. How many quilting stitches are there per inch? Count only the stitches on the top.

5

Describe any repairs made to this quilt.

What fibers were used to make the quilt back?

Cotton

If you are a relative of the quiltmaker, how are you related? The quiltmaker is my

Quilt owner

Tell the story of how a quilt was obtained.

Elizabeth Doll passed the quilt on to daughter-in-law, Nancy Carter, grand-daughter

If you are the quilt owner, how did you acquire this quilt?

What color is the back of the quilt?

Describe the overall quilt design.

Who is the copyright holder?

Michigan State University Museum

If the quilt has an inscription, what type(s) of inscriptions are on the quilt?

How many pieces of fabric were used to make the quilt back?

1

Describe any decorative patterns used in the quilt design.

What environment did the quilt maker(s) live in?

Rural

Describe any background/fill patterns used in the quilt design.

Where was the quilt made (city)?

Sault Ste. Marie

If applicable, when did the quilt maker die?

12/18/1986

How do you describe the quilt back?

Where was the quilt made (county)?

Chippewa

What is/was the ethnic or tribal background of the quilt maker?

French, Irish

Where was the quilt made (state)?

Michigan (MI)

What is/was the last level of education completed by the quilt maker?

High School graduate, Loretto Convent, Sault Ste. Marie MI

How was the inscription made?

What is/was the quilt maker's religious affiliation?

Catholic

What is/was the occupation of the quilt maker?

teacher, farmwife, resort owner

Where is the inscription found on the quilt?

Choose the best color scheme description for the quilt.

Contributing Institution Name

Michigan State University Museum

What is/was the occupation of the quilt maker's spouse?

Farmer, dairy owner, resort owner

If one shape is used throughout the quilt, what is that shape?

Did the quilt maker have children? If so, how many?

1

How many of the quilt maker's children were boys?

1

How did the quilt maker learn to quilt?

From Relative

When did the quilt maker begin making quilts?

Age 11-19

Why does/did the quilt maker make quilts?

What embellishments were used to make the quilt top?

Who did the quilting?

Doll, Mary Elizabeth

How are the quilt layers held together?

Hand quilting

Who made the quilt top?

Doll, Mary Elizabeth

Quilt owner's state.

Michigan (MI)

How are the blocks spaced in the quilt?

Alternating with plain squares

These are color names that describe how the fabric was made, (usually a dye process) or where the fabric was manufactured. Enter all the specific colors that are found in the quilt.

What piecing method was used to make the quilt top?

Machine Piecing

What is the fiber content of the quilt filling?

Cannot tell

Quilt owner's county:

Chippewa

What applique method was used to make the quilt top?

Where does/did the quilt maker live (county)?

Chippewa

What novelty technique was used to make the quilt top?

Where does/did the quilt maker live (state)?

Michigan (MI)

Quilt owner's city:

Barbeau

What is the number for this pattern from Barbara Brackman's Encyclopedia of Pieced Patterns or Applique?

819

What is the shape of the quilt edge?

Straight

Where did the quilt maker find the pattern for the quilting design on this quilt?

Choose the gender of the quilt maker(s).

Female

How long is the quilt?

70"

What types of fabric were used to make the quilt top?

What is the construction technique used to make the quilt binding?

Quilt owner's name:

Nancy Carter

What is/was the ethnic or tribal background of the quilt maker's mother?

Irish

Access and copyright information:

Restricted

What is/was the ethnic or tribal background of the quilt maker's father?

Native American French

When was the quilt finished?

1941

How many blocks are in the quilt?

9 pieced

What is the quilt maker's mother's name?

Hinds, Elizabeth

What types of fiber were used to make the quilt top?

Cotton

How is this quilt used?

What is the source of the quilt's pattern?

Ownership of this quilt is:

Private

Collection or Project Name

Michigan Quilt Project

Other relationship to source: If you chose Other, for the relationship to the source, describe the relationship here.

Granddaughter of quiltmaker

If the source helped design the quilt, choose the best description of their input.

What is the name of the quilt given by the owner?

Pine Tree

Describe the style of the borders.

plain, solid white (same as background & setting squares)

What is the structure of the fabric used to make the quilt binding?

Michigan Quilt Project Number

99.0028

How wide is the quilt?

60"

Who documented this quilt?

Quilt owner

What parts of the quilt making process did the quilt maker do?

Made entire quilt

What type of quilt is this?

Finished quilt

How many borders are on the quilt?

1

What fiber type was used to make the quilt binding?

This quilt was made to be used as a

How did the quilt maker acquire the fabric for this quilt?