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Who documented this quilt?
Louisiana Quilt Documentation Project
Where are the records for this quilt housed?
Louisiana Regional Folklife Program; Tech University
Date data was collected:
Lousiana Quilt Documentation Project Number:
Quilt name or pattern used by family/owner:
Reasons quilt was made:
Quilt top made by:
Quiltmaker's date of birth:
Quiltmaker's date and place of death:
Quiltmaker's spouse's/spouses' and/or partner's/partners' occupation:
Quiltmaker's maiden name:
Number of children:
Did the quiltmaker make other quilts? Approximately how many? Where are they?
Location of quiltmaker's death: Winnsboro LA Learned to quilt from: "My mother was crippled--she didn't walk without crutches. She raised 3 children. She couldn't stand up and put the cotton on the quilt and my Daddy put that on the lining for her. She sewed for the public."
Favorite pattern, piecing preferences, quilting is done with:
Quilting done with: Frame from Ceiling
Reason(s) for quiltmaking:
Type of item:
Sizes, overall width:
Sizes, overall length:
Size of quilt blocks:
7.5 X 9
Quilt type, applique:
Describe the techniques used to make the quilt top:
Pieced quilt type:
Arrangement of quilt blocks:
Side by side
Back turned to front; Hand sewn
Number of borders:
Describe the borders:
3.75 inches wide, Different Fabric
Top fabric, fiber:
Top fabric, design:
Top fabric, colors:
Pink; Red; Blue
Top fabric, color value:
Light or pastel colors; Multicolor
How are the layers held together?
Number of quilting stitches per inch, place 1:
Related items such as diaries, obituaries, wills, household inventories, or pictures of the quiltmaker:
Owner's mother, Mae Arnold, made this.
Family/owner's date for quilt:
Who estimated the quilt's date?
Date estimated by Susan Roach
If you are the quilt owner, how did you acquire this quilt?
Place made, country:
Louisiana Regional Folklife Program
Cite this Quilt
Arnold, Ma. Lover's Links. From Louisiana Regional Folklife Program, Louisiana Quilt Documentation Project. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=9-6-2209. Accessed: 01/29/23