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State Historical Society of Iowa
Who documented this quilt?
Iowa Quilt Research Project
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Quilt owner; Relative of quiltmaker
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Green; Red; White; Yellow
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"Made by Gradma Miller In 1858 - Given To Grand Steele In 1902 From Her Mother Temperance Van Winkle"
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25 inches square
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Side by side
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Gift or presentation
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Cite this Quilt
Miller, Mrs. Whig Rose. 1850-1875. From State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa Quilt Research Project. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=6-3-1246. Accessed: 10/03/23