Log Cabin, Sunshine & Shadow


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-2F4

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
85.0892
InstInvContrNumF004a
MSC 055a

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Log Cabin, Sunshine & Shadow
DateDataF006b
9/9/1985
QuiltTopF054QuiltedByF055OthPeopleF056IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt
LocMadeF057a
Flint
ProvCountyF057b
Genesee
ProvStateF057d
Michigan (MI)
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
DateBegunF023a
ca. 1875
DateFinishF023b
ca 1890-1910

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

PresUseF062
Museum collection
CityF106a
Flint
CountyF106
Genesee
StateF107
Michigan (MI)
MarriageF099bSpouseF113

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
66"
OverallLengthF012b
77"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Indigo Blue
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
120
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side

Page 4-Physical Description continued

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
3

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
6
NumStitchF051
6
DesignF052c
Parallel lines

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

ExhibitListF067a
Whaley House

Page 7-Owner Information

SourceOtherF006a
Museum employee
OwnershipF082
Public- Michigan State University Museum
OwnerNameF082a
Michigan State University Museum
OwnerCityF084
East Lansing
OwnerCountyF085
Ingham
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
DateObtainedF088c
9/9/1985
AcquiredF058
Purchase
ProvenanceF058a
Mary Schafer bought it from the Taylor family
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image/pjpeg
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
10
17
2007
CE

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

OtherSourceMat
Book, Mary Schafer and Her Quilts by Marston and Cunningham; Michigan State University Museum, 1990.

Image Information

function
Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Alliance For American Quilts
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage
InvenNumF075
85.892
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
photocredit079a1
KEVA
HolderF080a
Michigan State University Museum
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of Michigan State University Museum
DistribRestF080d
Michigan State University Museum
DisplayResF080e
Michigan State University Museum
LicenseF080f
Michigan State University Museum

Associators

Owner_Associator
1E-127-8
1E-127-F

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