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Schiffer Publishing

Quilts in Everyday Life, 1855-1955: A 100-Year Photographic History

BY Janet E. Finley

 

Schiffer Publishing

Quilts in Everyday Life, 1855-1955: A 100-Year Photographic History

BY Janet E. Finley

Description

The history of quilts, their makers, and their usage is an important part of America’s heritage. This incredible 192-page, hardcover reference includes 330 vintage photographs from 1855 to 1955, most of which have never been previously published! Each vivid image provides commentary on quilting specifics, photography, costume, and American cultural history. This wonderful resource for quilters, historians, and photographers also includes information on photographic formats and a glossary of quilting terms to aid you in dating vintage photographs of your own.

$34.99
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