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State Historical Society of Iowa
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Iowa Quilt Research Project
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15 inches square
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Side by side
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Applique vines and leaves.
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Heart shape designs
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Wilhemina was botrn in Germany in 1857 and came to the U.S. to first settle in Pennsylvania and then in Iowa in 1867. She married in 1880 and had 5 children.
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Cite this Quilt
Schultz, Wilhemin. 1850-1875. From State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa Quilt Research Project. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=6-3-698. Accessed: 12/10/23