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My First Quilt, Wagon Wheel

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Cite this Quilt

Frazier, Mary R. My First Quilt. 1960. From Arizona Quilt Documentation Project, Arizona Quilt Documentation Project. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=38-36-970. Accessed: 05/15/21

QUILT INDEX RECORD

38-36-970

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.

TUC180095

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

11-10-2018

Where was the documentation day held?

Tucson, 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.

My First Quilt

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

50 inches

Quilt Length: Enter how long the quilt is.

90 inches

4. Shape of edge (pick one)

Straight

5. Shape of Corners (pick one)

Straight

6. Overall color scheme

Multicolor

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

Pink

Describe any colors used in the quilt not previously described.

Bubblegum Pink

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.

Poor/very worn

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

Disintegration of fabric, Fold marks or creases, Tears or holes, Wear to edge or binding, Other

Other damage to quilt: 31.9. Damage to back of quilt (Page 7)

Edges frayed

14. Date of Quilt (pick one)

1950-1975

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

1950

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

1960

Family/owner's date for quilt: Enter as mm-dd-yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965.

1960

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

Unknown

16. Subject of quilt, if it has one:

Wagon Wheel Scrappy

17. Layout format: if other use field OthSpacingF029a

Vertical strip

18.1.1. Block pattern:

Wagon Wheel

18.1.5. Brackman #

241.9

18.2. Number of quilt blocks: 1/2 Blocks; 1/4: blocks:

50 Whole Blocks; 5 Half Blocks

Block size (LxW)

7 x 7 inches

18.4. Block style (shape): 21. One-patch.

Hexagons

18.5. Arrangement of quilt blocks: block orientation:

Straight

22. Borders

1

22.1. Borders on which sides: 22.2. Border description(s): 22.3. Fabric

Two plain(cheater's cloth) binders 9.5 inches and 5.25 inches wide using different fabric all around.

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

Cotton

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

Cheater (fabric with pre-printed appliqué or pieced design), Checked, Conversation Prints, Dotted, Floral, Geometric, Mourning Prints, Novelty, Paisley, Plaid, Solid/plain, Striped

25.1 Piecing techniques (if none go to 25.2) Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Machine Piecing

Does this quilt have any paper remains (like from foundation or English paper piecing?)

no

27.1. Materials used in binding. Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Cotton

Unique binding?

Cheater

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

Back turned to front, Machine sewn

27.5. Width of binding:

greater than one inch

28.1. Material used for quilt batting or filling:

Wool

28.2. Batting loft:

Thin (Less than 3/16?)

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

Tied or tufted

30.1. Was Object commercially manufactured? 30.2. Was object made for a community outreach project? 30.2.1. If yes, organization made for 30.5. Any other features or notes about the quilt's appearance, materials or construction:

This quilt was not commercially manufactured. This quilt was not made for a community outreach project.

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

Cotton

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

2

31.3. Size of pieces: (inches)

24.5 x 90 inches; 25 x 90 inches

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

Hand sewn

1. Ownership of this quilt is:

Private

Name of Quilt Owner:

Frazier, Mary R.

City:

Tucson

State:

Arizona (AZ)

When was this object acquired? Under what circumstances?

In 1960 Mary Frazier and her mother made it.

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.

Frazier, Mary R.

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

Female

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

09-28-1949

Educational Background:

College

Quilt maker's birth city:

Butte

Quilt maker's birth state:

Montana

In which kind of environment did the quiltmaker grow up: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Urban

Quilt maker's country of birth

United States

Country:

United States

Quilt maker's maiden name

Rice

5. Father'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.

Rice, oscar

Father's birthplace:

Wilsall, Montana

Mother'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.

Rice, Catherine

Mother's birthplace:

Harlowton, Montana

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

From Relative

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

Age 11-19

Does/did quilt maker sell quilts:

no

Does/did quilt maker teach quilting:

no

Any other notes or stories about the quilt maker:

When Mary Frazier was in the second grade, her grandmother gave her the pieces for the quilt. She assembled them over a period of years. Her mother helped line and back the quilt.

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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