Hexagon Pinwheel


Quilt Index Record: 6A-FD-412

Oregon Quilt Project IDs and Owner Information

InstNameF003
Oregon Quilt Project
InstProjNameF003a
Quilt Heritage Project of Lincoln County
InstInvContrNumF004
1309-10-13
locationF007f
Newport
DateDataF006b
10-26-2013
QuiltTitleF009
Hexagon Pinwheel
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Fred & Dorothea Schneider
OwnerCityF084
Newport
OwnerStateF086
Oregon (OR)
OwnerZipF087
97365
OwnerCountyF085
Lincoln
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Quilt Description and History

OwnerNameF010
Hexagon Pinwheels
IdentPersonF006
Other
SourceOtherF006a
Grandson & granddaughter-in-law
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Grandmother Amelia Miller made the top while in nursing home. Her daughter, Thelma Miller, gave quilt to Fred & Dorothea
QuiltHistF059
Thelma Miller had this quilt top and 7 others documented by the Nebraska Quilt Project in Chadron, NE on 5/22/1987. Nebraska Quilt Project #485, 486, 487, 488, 489, 490, 491 &, this quilt top: #492.
DateFinishF023b
1960's
LocMadeF057a
Chadron
ProvStateF057d
Nebraska (NE)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
QuiltTopF054
Miller, Amelia H. Swensen
QuiltedByF055
Miller, Amelia H. Swensen
ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment

Quiltmaker's Information

OccupationF104
resident in Crestview Nursing Home, Chadron, NE
BirthDateF099
04-23-1880
BirthplaceStateF098b
Iowa
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
DeathF100
11-23-1969 Chadron, NE
SpouseF113
Miller, Alva T.
OccupationF115
Farmer/carpenter/handyman
MaidenF097b
"Smith" Svensen
EthnicF101
Caucasian
RelAffF103
Protestant
NoChildF116
7

Stories

CustomsF131
This quilt was documented by the Nebraska Quilt Project on 5/20/1987. Nebraska Quilt Project #492. Quilt Index #57-90-C4E. October 25, 1987 Statement of Thelma A Miller to Nebraska Quilt Project: "Quilt top...492 (was) pieced by my Mother while she was in the Crest View Nursing Home here. They are presently in the possession of my niece, Mrs. Donald Cavaness. ..The other will be given to another of Mother's grandchildren and family: Dr. and Mrs. Fred V. Schneider... Billings, Montana."

Physical Data Form

TypeObjF008
Quilt top with unfinished edge
OverallWidthF12a
63-1/2"
OverallLengthF012b
76"
SizeBlockF027
7 x 7"
AltNameF011
Star Center on French Bouquet
BrackmanF011a
BB# 244
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
SpacingF029
Side by side
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
FamDateF023c
1960's
OtherExDateF023d
1940
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Muslin
FabPrintF037
Multiple scrap
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
InvenNumF075
1309-10-13R.jpg
ImageTypeF076
Color
file_format
jpeg
DateF079
10
26
2013
CE
AccessF080
Open/Public Domain
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University and Michigan State University Museum

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