From Uncoverings 2003, Volume 24 of the Research Papers of the American Quilt Study Group


By: Gunn Virginia

Virginia Gunn, the editor of Uncoverings, has a M.S. in clothing and textiles and a Ph.D. in history. She is a professor of Clothing, Textiles, and Interiors in the School of Family and Consumer Sciences at The University of Akron in Ohio, where she teaches courses on history of costume and fashion, the history of inte­rior design, and material-culture studies. Her publications focus on quilts and coverlets.