TITLE

A quilter for all seasons

AUTHOR(S)
Clark, E.
PUB. DATE
January 1992
SOURCE
Yankee;Jan92, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p104
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles quilter Amber Densmore of Vermont, now 90 years old. Quilts as gifts or to mark important events; Life with husband of 67 years, Sabin; Honored with National Heritage Fellowship; How `farm and memory quilt' was created; Materials incorporated into quilts; Award and letter from President Reagan. INSET: Caring for quilts, by M. Seaton..
ACCESSION #
9201061930

 

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