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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
What is the quilt maker's father's name?
Choose the time frame that best describes when the quilt was made.
When was the quilt started?
What is the layout (or set) of the quilt?
What is the best description of the quilt's condition?
Very good/almost new
What is the quilt maker's maiden name?
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.
What is the quilt maker's birthdate?
Choose another spot on the quilt. How many quilting stitches are there per inch? Count only the stitches on the top.
Describe any repairs made to this quilt.
What fibers were used to make the quilt back?
If you are a relative of the quiltmaker, how are you related? The quiltmaker is my
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?
Describe any decorative patterns used in the quilt design.
What environment did the quilt maker(s) live in?
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?
How do you describe the quilt back?
Where was the quilt made (county)?
What is/was the ethnic or tribal background of the quilt maker?
Where was the quilt made (state)?
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?
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?
How many of the quilt maker's children were boys?
How did the quilt maker learn to quilt?
When did the quilt maker begin making quilts?
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?
Who made the quilt top?
Doll, Mary Elizabeth
Quilt owner's state.
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?
What is the fiber content of the quilt filling?
Quilt owner's county:
What applique method was used to make the quilt top?
Where does/did the quilt maker live (county)?
What novelty technique was used to make the quilt top?
Where does/did the quilt maker live (state)?
Quilt owner's city:
What is the number for this pattern from Barbara Brackman's Encyclopedia of Pieced Patterns or Applique?
What is the shape of the quilt edge?
Where did the quilt maker find the pattern for the quilting design on this quilt?
Choose the gender of the quilt maker(s).
How long is the quilt?
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:
What is/was the ethnic or tribal background of the quilt maker's mother?
Access and copyright information:
What is/was the ethnic or tribal background of the quilt maker's father?
Native American French
When was the quilt finished?
How many blocks are in the quilt?
What is the quilt maker's mother's name?
What types of fiber were used to make the quilt top?
How is this quilt used?
What is the source of the quilt's pattern?
Ownership of this quilt is:
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?
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
How wide is the quilt?
Who documented this quilt?
What parts of the quilt making process did the quilt maker do?
Made entire quilt
What type of quilt is this?
How many borders are on the quilt?
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?