From Uncoverings 1998, Volume 19 of the Research Papers of the American Quilt Study Group


By: Gunn, Virginia

Virginia Gunn, Ph.D., the editor of Uncoverings, served on the board of AQSG from 1985 to 1994. She is a professor of clothing, textiles, and interiors and the director of graduate studies for the School of Family and Consumer Sciences at the University of Ak­ron in Ohio. Her research focuses on women's history and on nine­teenth-century American textiles, costume, and decorative arts.