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Object Name Quilt, Bed
Object ID Number 2007-17
Description Hand sewn and embroidered signature bed quilt, Dresden Plate pattern. Quilt features 30 blocks consisting of 19 tear drop shaped pieces and one round center piece per block.

This quilt was made as a fundraising project by the Eau Claire, WI Corps Home League, the multidenominational women's group selected the popular Dresden Plate pattern for this quilt. The floral inspired pattern was well suited for their goal. Names were added to the quilt for 25 cents per petal and 50 cents for the center. When completed, the quilt raised $157.50 for The Salvation Army's World Service Office.
Date 1937
Search Terms Eau Claire, WI Corps
Home League
Women's Ministries
Subjects Quilts
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