Civil War quilt

  • Title: Civil War quilt
  • Creator: Mrs. J.R. Chambers
  • Subject: textiles; quilts; Civil War
  • Description: A quilt with red and green flowers against a white background, with more vines and flowers around the sides. This quilt was made by the donors maternal grandmother in Georgia and buried during the Civil War to keep Union soldiers from stealing it. Later it was brought by the family to San Juan County, New Mexico.
  • Date: 1860
  • Collection: Farmington Museum
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