W is for Whig Rose

whig-rose-quilt Mrs. Myrtle Mallette presented a fine cotton quilt appliqued in ”Whig Rose” pattern and quilted in “Princess Feather” and diagonal lines with the appliqued work outlined in quilting, which shows effectively on the plain reverse side.

The text is from the Report on the Progress and Condition of the United States National Museum, 1907. Click here to read it online, or download it free, from the Internet Archive.

artwork by Joanne Stanbridge 2014

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