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Knaack, Hele. Cherry Tree. 1933. From Arizona Quilt Documentation Project, Arizona Quilt Documentation Project. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=38-36-2106. Accessed: 10/17/21

QUILT INDEX RECORD

38-36-2106

Where are the records for this quilt housed?

Arizona Quilt Documentation Project

Who documented this quilt?

Arizona Quilt Documentation Project

Enter the control number assigned by the Arizona Quilt Documentation Project. This number should be unique and is good to use as the file name of this quilt's image.

130048

OPTIONAL: If this quilt is from a museum collection, enter it's accession number here.

When was the documentation day held? Or when was the form collected? Enter as mm-dd-yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965.

05-11-2013

Where was the documentation day held?

Gilbert Arizona

1. Type of quilt object

Finished quilt

2. Enter the name given to the quilt by the maker. Many quilts have no title, but contemporary quilters often give a name to their quilts. If the quilt has no title, leave this field blank.

Cherry Tree

3. Quilt Width: Enter how wide the quilt is.

70 inches

Quilt Length: Enter how long the quilt is.

77.5 inches

4. Shape of edge (pick one)

Straight

5. Shape of Corners (pick one)

Straight

6. Overall color scheme

Multicolor; Light or pastel colors

7. Predominant Color(s). Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Brown; Green

9. Overall condition. Add any comments on condition to Comment or notes on quilt's condition or repair history on KORA page 2, field 12.

Fair/worn

10. Damage to quilt. 31.9. Damage to back of quilt (Page 7) Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Discoloration or dyes ran; Fading; Fold marks or creases; Stains; Wear to edge or binding

12. Comment or notes on quilt's condition or repair history:

Well used as intended

13. Inscription(s) on Quilt Top. If none go to 14. 31.10, Label or Inscription on back (Page 7) Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Date; Message; Signature

13.2. Date of inscription: 31.10.1, Date on label: (Page 7) Enter as mm-dd-yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965.

July 1933

13.3. Method of inscription. 31.10.2, Label Construction. (Page 7) Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Ink

13.4. Location of inscription: 31.10.3, Location of label (Page 7)

on back

Other location(s) of inscription(s): 31.10.3, Other location. (Page 7)

Lower Right

14. Date of Quilt (pick one)

1930-1949

Date quilt begun: Enter as mm-dd-yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965.

1933

Date quilt completed: Enter as mm-dd-yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965.

1933

15. Source of Fabric: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Unknown

16. Subject of quilt, if it has one:

Cherry Tree

Block size (LxW)

inches

Other spacing: 19., Framing 20.1, Cornerstones in Sashing

Single Applique Frame

23. Fiber and Fabric used in quilt tops: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Cotton; Other

23. Fiber and Fabric used in quilt tops: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one. make the quilt top.

Sateen

24. Fabric patterns, styles, motifs, or print categories used in quilt top: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Solid/plain

25.2 Applique techniques. (if none, go to 25.3) Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Hand Applique

Unique binding?

Knife Edge

27.3. Construction techniques used in binding: and 27.4. Type of binding. Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Hand sewn

28.1. Material used for quilt batting or filling:

Cotton

28.2. Batting loft:

Thin (Less than 3/16?)

29.3. Quilting technique used: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Hand quilting; Stuffed work

29.3.1. Thread type

Ecru

29.3.2. If hand quilted Number of quilting stitches per inch (Place 1):

7

29.4.1. Motif/overall quilting patterns Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Outline; Other

29.4.3. Quilting in sashing/border Other quilting designs used.

Stars, flowers, cherries

31.1. Fabric fiber types used in quilt back: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Cotton

Other fabric fiber types used in quilt back:

Muslin

31.2. Color of backing: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Beige or Tan

31.3. Number of pieces in quilt back and back description if it doesn't fit DescBackF043.

3

31.3. Size of pieces: (inches)

77.5 x 31 inches (1) 77.5 x 33.5 inches (2) 77.5 x 6.5 inches (3)

31.4. Description of back: 31.5. Fabric patterns, styles, motifs or print categories used in back 31.6. Backing fabric age significantly different than age of top? 31.7. Construction 31.8. Mechanism for display Use ctrl + click to choose more than on

Machine sewn

1. Ownership of this quilt is:

Private

Name of Quilt Owner:

Suzanne Tacey - Ohlson Family

State:

Arizona (AZ)

When was this object acquired? Under what circumstances?

1966

3. Quilt maker's name: Names must be listed last name first, followed by first name and middle name or initials; last name should be followed by a comma and space.

Knaack, Helen

Gender: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Female

Birth date: Enter as mm-dd-yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965.

3-25-1895

Death date: Enter as mm-dd-yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965.

3-31-1966

Ethnic background/Tribal affiliation:

White

Country:

United States

Quilt maker's maiden name

Domeck

Number of children:

2

Number of female children:

1

Number of male children:

1

6. How did the quilt maker learn to quilt: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Self-Taught

When learned to quilt: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Age 30-39

Why does/did the quilt maker quilt: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Pleasure

8. Other quilts made by maker

1-5 quilts

Describe any unique traditions, quilting related customs, beliefs, songs, or rhymes used by the quilt maker:

Passed the love of quilting to daughter Helen Ohlson.

PHOTO CREDIT: Credit for photographer.

Jan Hackett

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ACCESS AND COPYRIGHT INFORMATION FOR IMAGE: Choose whether this TIF is available to use other than in this database.

Restricted

FOR HOLDER OF COPYRIGHT, CONTACT: Enter the name of the person or institution that owns the copyright to the image.

Arizona Quilt Documentation Project

QUILT OWNER COUNTRY: Country of current quilt owner

United States