Amish Quilts: Their History and Styles [S-10-2]
|Location:||SLCHA: Silas Wright House: County Gallery|
|Classes:||1 Session 2.0 hours|
|Dates:||Tue 1:00 PM 03/23|
After a brief history of the Amish and their quilts, the presenter will give a slide presentation illustrating various styles of Amish quilts. At the end, participants may examine some of the Amish quilts on display.
Susan Ward is a retired Professor of English at SLU. She is the editor of Dear Home: The 1901 and 1902 Diary of Mabel Lila Wait. Susan is herself a quilter, collector, and curator of museum shows.
NOTE: Please handle the display quilts with clean hands.