Women's Institute Fund-raising Quilt, Circa 1930
- Media Type
- This quilt is done on a white background with the center section of the quilt being done in straight line sections, while the edging of the quilt is done in a diamond pattern.
This quilt was done to as a fund-raising project by the local Women's Institute and people paid 10 cents to have a person's name embroidered on the quilt. The stitching was completed by different people and was done in red.
- Accession Number 998.1
- The names on the quilt include:
Mrs. Alhusen, Mrs. W. J. R. Bass, Mrs. D. Grigg, Eva Tulloch, Nolene Tulloch, Mrs. A. LaRone, Mrs. R. Stevens, Mrs. Mason, Mrs. O'Neil, Mrs. R. Meemer, Mrs. A. Tulloch, Mrs. J. Forest, Mrs. N. Allen, Mrs. Baker, Joanna Rothwell, Margaret Lees, Mrs. Wm. LaForge, Mrs W. R. Tait, Mrs. Arthur maker, Mrs. J. Warnock, Anna Tait, Lillian Nicholson, Vada Lees, Mrs. Wm. Boville, Mrs. Rickard, Mrs. A. Fraser, Mrs. M. Beemer, Mrs. J.C. Gardiner, Mrs. Roy Beharriell Jr., Mrs. W. E. Tulloch, Mrs. J. T. Robertson, Mrs. H. Ridout, Mrs. N. Warnock, Mrs. C. R. Allen, Katie E. Fraser, Mr and Mrs. R. E. McGilvray, Mrs. Nelson Beemer.
- Date of Original
- Circa 1930
- Local identifier
- Artifact Collection
- Language of Item
- Geographic Coverage
Latitude: 46.28336 Longitude: -83.23318
- Donor Anna Reid.
- Huron Shores MuseumEmail:firstname.lastname@example.org
Agency street/mail address:
1 James St. P.O. Box 460
Iron Bridge, ON P0R 1H0