If the stitches are precisely uniform in size and spacing, the quilt was probably machine-stitched.
Many antique quilts were made in odd sizes that don't fit modern beds.
Our collection of over 18 million photographs spans the second half of the 20th century, documenting a time in American history when life revolved around rural communities and small farms.
Our common American heritage happened in that time, in those rural communities.
Vintage and antique quilts serve as handsome decorating pieces, particularly in older or historical homes.
If you've found or purchased a quilt, you may want to know when or where it was made.
The process of making these fiddly little Farmer’s Wife blocks is so much fun.
I spent a couple of hours last week (watching The Americans on Amazon) pairing up fabrics for the next 30 blocks on my list.Vintage Aerial connects your personal memories and family history to photos of the places where the memories were made and the history took place.We are a small group of people who are passionate about history and technology, who created Vintage Aerial to share our passion for preserving the heritage of rural America.My tongue, every atom of my blood, form'd from this soil, this air, Born here of parents born here from parents the same, and their parents the same, I, now thirty-seven years old in perfect health begin, Hoping to cease not till death.Creeds and schools in abeyance, Retiring back a while sufficed at what they are, but never forgotten, I harbor for good or bad, I permit to speak at every hazard, Nature without check with original energy.2 Houses and rooms are full of perfumes, the shelves are crowded with perfumes, I breathe the fragrance myself and know it and like it, The distillation would intoxicate me also, but I shall not let it. Have you felt so proud to get at the meaning of poems?