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Crazy Quilt

Crazy Quilt
Sarah Wolf
Gaines, Genesee County, Michigan
1916
Wool
76” x 83”
MSUM 2013:37.1
Photo by Pearl Yee Wong, all rights reserved Michigan State University Museum

This quilt has many inscriptions:
In God We Trust. 1916, Mrs. F. Banks, In GOD WE TRUST. FIRST. BLOCK. MARCH 14TH. 1911. SARAH. WOLF IN. GAINES. MICH., I AM GOING HOME, FEBUARY 25. 1913, ROVER GOT KILLED FEBRUARY THE 23 1916. WE THOUGHT SO MUCH OF ROVER., NO MATTER WHAT YOU DO YOUR MOTHER LOVES YOU STILL, SW FEB 11TH 1916., MADE EVERET IS BIRTHDAY APRIL 9TH 1912., MADE MARCH 1 1916., MADE FEB 7. 1916., S. A. W. COME HOME TONIGHT., 1911, Mrs Jones, Mary E McDonalds 1911, SLEEP SWEETLY SLEEP. Just THINK JESUS DiED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE. LOVE AND SERVE GOD. AND OBEY YOUR PARENTS., Erin Bedell., Look Away to jesus. Eirn GLEN. EDWIN EVER., GOODNIGHT., MOTHER LOVES YOU STILL FEB.8.TH 1916., MAY THE FIFTH. SARAH AND MODE. GAINES., OBEY GOD AND KEEP HIS COMMANDMETS




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