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Log Cabiln; Log Cabin; tradlitional piecing
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QUILT INDEX RECORD
Where are the records for this quilt housed?
Country Heritage Park
Who documented this quilt?
Country Heritage Park; Canada Packers Original Collection 1976-78
Country Heritage Park Number:
Person filling out this form is:
Source of the information on this quilt:
Judy Lyons, on behalf of Country Heritage Park
When was the form filled out?
Location of data collection:
CHP 8560 Tremaine Road, Milton, ON
This is a:
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Names for quilt's pattern in common use:
Brackman # or other source & #:
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How long is the quilt?
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What color is the quilt?
Beige or Tan; Blue or Navy; Brown; Burgundy; Cream; Gold; Gray; Green; Pink; Red
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When was the quilt finished?
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Piecing techniques used to make the quilt top:
Foundation Piecing; Machine Piecing
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What color is the back of the quilt?
Materials used in the quilt binding:
How is the binding made?
Edges turned in/ no separate binding
What kind of filling is used in the quilt?
How thick is the quilt?
How are the layers held together?
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Where the quilt was made, country:
Describe anything about the history of the quilt that wasn't already recorded in a previous field:
One of ten quilts purchased from various makers in recognition of a treaditional continuing Canadian Craft. Makers not recorded at time of collecting. (If makers' names were collected, they were not transferred with the quilts.)
Why was the quilt made?
Quilt is presently used as:
Exhibit; Museum collection
Where did the maker find their pattern?
Public domain/traditional pattern
Exhibitions where this quilt was displayed:
There is a booking list available onsite at Country Heritage Park, listing where the quilts were exhibited.
The original ten quilts were not in a competition. They were purchased.
Related items such as diaries, obituaries, wills, household inventories, or pictures of the quiltmaker:
Many newspaper articles, DVD of Canada Packers representative who was instrumental in this original collection and the later collections, series of articles in The Canadian Quilter, A Quarterly Newsletter of the Canadian Quilters' Association/Association canadienne de la courtepointe.
Ownership of this quilt is:
Quilt owner's name:
Country Heritage Park (Country Heritage Agricultural Society)
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Cite this Quilt
Bloedow, Mona. Log Cabiln. 1976. From Country Heritage Park, Country Heritage Park; Canada Packers Original Collection 1976-78. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=37-35-47. Accessed: 09/30/23