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UP Crazy Quilt

UP Crazy Quilt
Alma DeShais
Palatka, Michigan
1914
Wool
61” x 74 1/2”
MSUM 2013:74.1
Photo by Pearl Yee Wong, all rights reserved Michigan State University Museum


In the center of each block are embroidered letters and/or messages.

From left to right the inscriptions read:

Q U I L T
A B C D E
F G H I J
K Alma DeShais L Tancred DeShais M
N Palatka Mich O

FEB 8
1914

P
Q R S T U
V W X Y Z





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