Who Was Anna Tuels? Quilt Stories, 1750-1900
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(above: Pieced Silk Quilt, "Sunburst," c. 1860-75, Attributed to Jane Jeanette Allen Hamersley of Hartford, Connecticut. Silk. Gift of Jane Hamersley Wright, 1991.45)
(above: Pieced Quilt, "Star of Bethlehem," 1842, Made by Submit Gay (1796-1880) of Simsbury, Connecticut, Cotton. Gift of Miss Fanny Gay Darrow, 1926.2904)
(above: Pieced Quilt, "Broken Star," c. 1885-90, Made by Flora W. Barrett (b. 1853) and Maria L. Barrett (b. 1843) of Boston, Massachusetts, Cotton and wool. Gift of Mrs. Henri L. Berger, 1954.72)
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