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"Log Cabin" (Straight Furrow var.); Log Cabin; Log Cabin
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QUILT INDEX RECORD
Where are the records for this quilt housed?
International Quilt Museum
Who documented this quilt?
Oregon Quilt Project
Oregon Quilt Project ID#:
Sisters, OR - Stitchin' Post
Date data collected:
"Log Cabin" (Straight Furrow var.)
Ownership of this quilt is:
Shoulders, Suzette DeCourcey
Quilt owner's city:
Quilt owner's county:
Quilt owner's country:
Quilt name or pattern used by family/owner:
How was quilt acquired by owner?
Occasion, date, person inherited from, etc:
I bought this beauty for $200 at the Sisters Habitat Thrift Shop in July of 2015.
Any additional stories or notes about the quilt's history or ownership?
Who will inherit this quilt?
I hope to give this quilt to a museum.
This is a:
Overall width (in inches, to the nearest 1/2"):
Overall length (in inches, to the nearest 1/2"):
Block Size: width x length
9¼" x 9¼"
Block Pattern Name:
Brackman # or other source & #:
Borders: _1 _2 _3 _more than 3
Width: (in inches, to the nearest 1/2") _1 _2 _3 _____other
1st Border = 2½" Pink 2nd Border = 7¼" Medium dark Print
Quilt Layout Format:
For quilts with a block format, describe how the quilt blocks are set together:
Side by side
Shape of edge:
Brown; Coral; Pink
Overall Color Value:
Butterscotch; Chocolate Brown or Hershey Brown; Chrome Yellow; Double Pink; Lancaster Blue; Madder Brown
Describe any colors not included in the other color fields:
Bubblegum Pink; Purple (fugitive)
Damage to Quilt:
Disintegration of fabric; Stains
Very good/almost new
Approximate date of estimation:
By Whom (OQP member):
Date Time Frame:
Quilt Top Materials and Construction
Fibers types in Top:
Fabric types in Top:
Fabric patterns, styles or prints used:
Checked; Dotted; Floral; Geometric; Mourning Prints; Multiple scrap; Print; Striped
Quilt Top Construction
Foundation Piecing; Hand Piecing
Number of stitches per inch:
Width between quilting lines:
¾" Dense Quilting
Overall Pattern Design:
In-the-ditch; Single parallel lines
Front turned to back; Hand sewn
Width of Binding:
less than a half inch
Specific Width of Binding (measurement to nearest 1/16"):
Quilt Back Materials:
Description of the back:
Strip pieced - reversible
Predominate Color of Backing:
Number of pieces of fabric in the quilt back:
Width of pieces (nearest 1/2"):
5½" ; 8"
Describe the back:
Who photographed this quilt?
Source of Quilt's Materials:
Old clothes; Sewing scraps; Unknown
Quilt Top Pattern Source:
Public domain/traditional pattern
Quilt Design Pattern Source:
Cite this Quilt
"Log Cabin" (Straight Furrow var.). 1850-1875. From International Quilt Museum, Oregon Quilt Project. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=40-38-1651. Accessed: 12/10/23