American Women's History: Digital Collections
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Primary Sources: Digital Collections

The Baltimore Album Quilt Tradition [online]. Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society, 2001. Available from:

The Quilt Collection [online]. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society, 2007 [cited 8 April 2007]. Available from:
Browse more than 150 quilts from the collections of the Wisconsin Historical Museum. Browse by context (e.g., "crib quilts"), date, overall pattern, form or motif, or by technique.

The Quilt Index [online]. East Lansing: Matrix - The Center for Humane Arts, Letters, and Social Sciences, Michigan State University, n.d. [cited 1 March 2004]. Available from: The Quilt Index includes images and information for hundreds of quilts documented in Kentucky, Tennessee, Michigan, and Illinois.

Quilts and Quiltmaking in America, 1978-1996 [online]. Washington, D.C.: American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, 1999. Available from:

Quilts, Counterpanes & Throws: A Selection from the National Collection [online]. [Washington, D.C. : National Museum of American History], 2000. Available from:

American Women's History: A Research Guide

Ken Middleton
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