Mildred Dickerson: A Quilt Pattern Collector of the 1960s and 1970s


From Uncoverings 1994, Volume 15 of the Research Papers of the American Quilt Study Group


By: Waldvogel, Merikay

Merikay Waldvogel is a full-time researcher, writer, and exhibit curator. She has a M.A. degree in linguistics from the Univer­sity of Michigan. She co-directed the Tennessee state quilt project. She is the author of Soft Covers for Hard Times: Quiltmaking and the Great Depression; co-author, with Bets Ramsey, of The Quilts of Tennessee: Images of Domestic Life Prior to 1930, and co-author, with Barbara Brackman, of Patchwork Souvenirs of the 1933 World's Fair, as well as author of numerous articles. She has served on the AQSG board since 1989.