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1780-1819 | 1820-1839 | 1840-1859 | 1860-1879 | 1880-1919 | 1920-1939 | 1940-1959 | 1960-1979 | 1980-1999 | 2000-

red wholecloth quilt Broderie Perse quilt  Bars quilt Blue Wholecloth quilt
Whole Cloth Red Whole Cloth Broderie Perse Medallion Bars Blue Whole Cloth
 

1780-1819 | 1820-1839 | 1840-1859 | 1860-1879 | 1880-1919 | 1920-1939 | 1940-1959 | 1960-1979 | 1980-1999 | 2000-

Lone Star Medallion Chintz Crib Quilt King's Crown variation Flower Basket
Lone Star Medallion Chintz Crib Quilt King's Crown Variation Flower Basket
Broderie Perse Sunburst Whig Rose Sawtooth Star Whole cloth
Broderie Perse Sunburst Whig Rose Sawtooth Star Whole Cloth
 

1780-1819 | 1820-1839 | 1840-1859 | 1860-1879 | 1880-1919 | 1920-1939 | 1940-1959 | 1960-1979 | 1980-1999 | 2000-

Oak Leaves Eight Point Variable Star Sawtooth Star Lone Star Sawtooth Star
Oak Leaves Eight Point Variable Star Sawtooth Lone Star Sawtooth Star
Chimney Sweep Apple Tree Love Apple Whig Rose
Chimney Sweep Apple Tree Railroad Crossing Love Apple Whig Rose
Harrison Rose Mariner's Compass Fleur-de-lis Album Album
Four Block Vase of Flowers Harrison Rose Mariner's Compass Fleur-de-lis Album Album
 

1780-1819 | 1820-1839 | 1840-1859 | 1860-1879 | 1880-1919 | 1920-1939 | 1940-1959 | 1960-1999 | 1980-1999 | 2000-

Rose in the Window Hexagon Postage Stamp Chimney Sweep Album Courthouse Steps
Rose in the Window Hexagon Postage Stamp Chimney Sweep Album Courthouse Steps
Pinwheel Flower Buttonhole Roses Feathered Star LeMoyne Star Album
Pinwheel Flower Buttonhole Roses1 Feathered Star LeMoyne Star Album
Tulips Rising Sun Ducks in the Pond Bursting Star and Block New York Beauty
Tulips Rising Sun Ducks in the Pond Bursting Star and Block New York Beauty
Tile or Puzzle We Wish You a Merry Christmas Mrs. Haff Red and Green Applique Hog Feed Sack Civil War Handkerchief
Tile or Puzzle We Wish You a Merry Christmas Mrs. Haff Red and Green Applique Hog Feed Sack Civil War Handkerchief
 

1780-1819 | 1820-1839 | 1840-1859 | 1860-1879 | 1880-1919 | 1920-1939 | 1940-1959 | 1960-1979 | 1980-1999 | 2000-

Mennonite Sawtooth Crazy Quilt with Petal Edge Ocean Waves Wholecloth Labor Comforter Crazy Pinwheel Quilt
Mennonite Sawtooth Medallion Crazy Quilt with Petal Edge Ocean Waves Wholecloth Labor Comforter Crazy Pinwheel Quilt
Currants and Coxcombs Hexagon Mosaic Four Eagles on Cheddar Oak Leaf Mennonite Barn Raising
Currants and Coxcombs Hexagon Mosaic Four Eagles on Cheddar Oak Leaf Mennonite Barn Raising
Harvest Sun Philadelphia Patch Log Cabin Bertha's Wedding Ring Crazy Quilt
Harvest Sun Philadelphia Patch Log Cabin Bertha's Wedding Ring Crazy Quilt
Patriotic quilt top LeMoyne Star Sampler Album Bars Lady's Shoe Quilt
Patriotic quilt top LeMoyne Star Sampler Album Bars Lady's Shoe Quilt
Drunkard's Path Redwork Columbia Exposition Quil Eight-Pointed Star Liberty Tree Quilt
Drunkard's Path Redwork Columbia Exposition Quilt Eight-Pointed Star Liberty Tree Quilt
Cigar Flannel top Trip Around the World Sawtooth Star Tobacco Ribbon Green and White Applique
Cigar Flannel top Trip Around the World Sawtooth Star Tobacco Ribbon Green and White Applique
Recycled Flag Signature Redwork Cherry Trees Nursery Rhyme Orion Ulrey's Crazy Quilt
Recycled Flag Signature Redwork Cherry Trees Nursery Rhyme Orion Ulrey's Crazy Quilt
 

1780-1819 | 1820-1839 | 1840-1859 | 1860-1879 | 1880-1919 | 1920-1939 | 1940-1959 | 1960-1979 | 1980-1999 | 2000-

Star of Bethlehem Bars Log Cabin Little Miss Muffett Springport Signature
Star of Bethlehem Bars Log Cabin Little Miss Muffett Springport Signature
Pineapple Cracker Butterfly Mosaic Applique Pine Tree
Pineapple Cracker Butterfly Mosaic Applique Pine Tree
Log Cabin Friendship I Pay Tribute to My Flag Trip Around the World Lazy Man Quilt Detroit News Flower Garden
Log Cabin Friendship I Pay Tribute to My Flag Trip Around the World Lazy Man Quilt Detroit News Flower Garden
Red and White Signature Tracy Miller Family Quilt Oklahoma W.P.A. Quilt Tree of Life Antique Urn
Red and White Signature Tracy Miller Family Quilt Oklahoma W.P.A. Quilt Tree of Life Antique Urn
 

1780-1819 | 1820-1839 | 1840-1859 | 1860-1879 | 1880-1919 | 1920-1939 | 1940-1959 | 1960-1979 | 1980-1999 | 2000-

Fly Wheel Donkey Quilt Garden Path Dogwood Grandmother's Flower Garden
Fly Wheel Donkey Quilt Garden Path Dogwood Grandmother's Flower Garden
Little Brown Koko Lone Star Calico Sunflower Grandmother's Fan Baskets with Swag Border
Little Brown Koko Lone Star Calico Sunflower Grandmother's Fan Baskets with Swag Border
 

1780-1819 | 1820-1839 | 1840-1859 | 1860-1879 | 1880-1919 | 1920-1939 | 1940-1959 | 1960-1979 | 1980-1999 | 2000-

Clamshell Eisenhower Quilt Lobster Stove Eye Pinwheel
Clamshell Eisenhower Quilt Lobster Stove Eye Pinwheel
Embroidered Wild Flowers Turtle Has an Umbrella Grapes and Vines Missouri Rose Tree Queen Charlotte's Crown
Embroidered Wild Flowers Turtle Has an Umbrella Grapes and Vines Missouri Rose Tree Queen Charlotte's Crown
Hearts and Pomegranates Sunshine & Shadows Afro-American Women and Quilts Friendship Quilt The Sun Sets on Sunbonnet Sue
Hearts and Pomegranates Sunshine & Shadows Afro-American Women and Quilts Friendship Quilt The Sun Sets on Sunbonnet Sue

1780-1819 | 1820-1839 | 1840-1859 | 1860-1879 | 1880-1919 | 1920-1939 | 1940-1959 | 1960-1979 | 1980-1999 | 2000-

Joseph's Coat of Many Colors Underground Railroad String String Q is for Quilt
Joseph's Coat of Many Colors Underground Railroad String String Q is for Quilt
Michigan Sesquicentennial Native Eagle Lone Star Todd Family History Appropriateness of Yellow Hexagon Basket
Michigan Sesquicentennial Native Eagle Lone Star Todd Family History Appropriateness of Yellow Hexagon Basket
Trip Around the World Amish Tumbling Blocks Buffalo Head Star Grand Entry Lone Star Horse Chief's Blanket
Trip Around the World Amish Tumbling Blocks Buffalo Head Star Grand Entry Lone Star Horse Chief's Blanket
 

1780-1819 | 1820-1839 | 1840-1859 | 1860-1879 | 1880-1919 | 1920-1939 | 1940-1959 | 1960-1979 | 1980-1999 | 2000-

She Carries Her House Anti-Apartheid Portraits Bar Quilt Sampler String Quilt Repro Cuesta's Stars
She Carries Her House Anti-Apartheid Portraits Bar Quilt Sampler String Quilt Repro Cuesta's Stars
MSU Sesquicentennial MSU Sesquicentennial Ruby Bridges Ingubo Entle Survivors 2003
MSU Sesquicentennial MSU Sesquicentennial Ruby Bridges Ingubo Entle Survivors 2003



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