Quilts and Women of the Mormon Migrations: Treasures in Transition

Quilts and Women of the Mormon Migrations: Treasures in Transition

by Mary Bywater Cross
     
 

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Between 1830 and 1877, Mormon men and women migrated to Utah to establish homes and find a place to nurture their faith. During this period many women stitched heirloom quilts as a symbol of their life's accomplishments. This beautifully illustrated volume features these historically significant quilts, as well as paintings, maps, photographs, and genealogies.

Overview

Between 1830 and 1877, Mormon men and women migrated to Utah to establish homes and find a place to nurture their faith. During this period many women stitched heirloom quilts as a symbol of their life's accomplishments. This beautifully illustrated volume features these historically significant quilts, as well as paintings, maps, photographs, and genealogies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558533998
Publisher:
Nelson, Thomas, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/1997
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.78(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.08(d)

Meet the Author

Mary Bywater Cross is a quilt researcher with specialized interest in women's history. A graduate of the University of Iowa, she also is a board member of the American Quilt Study Group. She lives in Portland, Oregon.

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