A Stitch in Time : The Needlework of Aging Women in Antebellum America

By: Newell, Aimee EMaterial type: TextTextPublisher: Athens, OH : Ohio University Press, 2014Edition: 1Description: 1 online resource (281 p.)ISBN: 9780821444757Subject(s): Aging -- Psychological aspects | Middle class women -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Needlework -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Older women -- United States -- Social conditions -- 19th century | Quilting -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Samplers -- United States -- History -- 19th century | United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: A Stitch in Time : The Needlework of Aging Women in Antebellum AmericaDDC classification: 746.46 LOC classification: NK8812 .N49 2014Online resources: Click here to access online
Contents:
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1: The Physical Challenges of Needlework; 2: Growing Old Gracefully; 3: The Technological Reshaping of Antebellum Needlework; 4: I Give and Bequeath This Quilt; 5: Family Currency; 6: Biographical Needlework; 7: Threads of Life; Conclusion; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary: and from the Quilters Guild of Dallas, Helena Hibbs Endowment Fund. ]]>
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Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1: The Physical Challenges of Needlework; 2: Growing Old Gracefully; 3: The Technological Reshaping of Antebellum Needlework; 4: I Give and Bequeath This Quilt; 5: Family Currency; 6: Biographical Needlework; 7: Threads of Life; Conclusion; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index

and from the Quilters Guild of Dallas, Helena Hibbs Endowment Fund. ]]>

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