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Jacquard wool coverlet, approximately 1850

 Item — Box: 204
Identifier: MSS 2219 Series 7

Dates

  • approximately 1850

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to use material from this collection must be obtained from the Reference Services at specialcollections@byu.edu.

Extent

1 artifact : wool

Language of Materials

No linguistic content; Not applicable

Other Finding Aids

Item- and file-level inventory available online.http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS2219.xml

General

Family heirloom jacquard wool coverlet woven, the Pilgrim Maiden in blue, tan and raspberry color spun and woven by Ruth Hedges Foster, Helen's great-great grandmother born in 1767 in Easthampton, Long Island, died 1860, age 93, in Genessee County, upstate New York, at Warsaw. Given to Helen Foster Snow in 1947 in Nantucket.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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