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18th Century


Quilts of Virginia, 1607-1899: The Birth of America Through the Eye of a Needle Virginia Consortium of Quilters, Paula C. Golden, Bunnie Jordan, Hazel Carter, Joan McGowan, Maren Lindberg
Bed Hangings: A Treatise on Fabrics and Styles in the Curtaining of Beds, 1650-1850 Abbott Lowell Cummings (Compiler), Nina Fletcher Little (Editor), Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, Jane C. Nylander (Introduction)

Textiles for Colonial Clothing - Sally A. Queen


Northern Comfort : New England's Early Quilts 1780-1850 Lynne Z. Bassett and Jack Larkin 

19th Century


Going West!: Quilts and Community

  Crazy Quilts: History - Techniques - Embroidery Motifs (Hardcover) by Cindy Brick (Author),
Nancy Kirk (Foreword)

Quilts in a Material World: Selections from the Winterthur Collection Linda Eaton

Quilts in Red and Green and the Women Who Made Them Terry Clothier Thompson

Quilts of the Oregon Trail
Mary Bywater Cross

The Quilt: A History and Celebration of an American Art Form
Elise Schebler Roberts
Georgia Quilts: Piecing Together a History
The latest State Documentation book.

Wisconsin Quilts: Stories in the Stitches
Ellen Kort

Minnesota Quilts: Creating Connections with Our Past Gail Bakkom

Mississippi Quilts
Mary Elizabeth Johnson Huff
Amish Quilts of Lancaster County (formerly the Espirit collection) (19th - 20th C) by Patricia T. Herr

Amish Crib Quilts From The Midwest
Janneken Smucker

The Amish Quilt
Eve Granick

A Flowering of Quilts

Quilts of the Ohio Western Reserve (Ohio Quilt Series)
Ricky Clark

On the Cutting Edge: Textile Collectors, Collections, and Traditions Jeannette Lasansky
cover Quilted Gardens: Floral Quilts of the Nineteenth Century Ricky Clark, 1994


The Baltimore Album Quilt Tradition Maryland Historical Society, Nancy E. Davis, 1999

Quilts, Coverlets, and Counterpanes
Paula W. Locklair

Textiles for Regency Clothing: 1800-1850
by Lynne Zacek Bassett



20th Century

Quilts Through the Camera's Eye -Terry Clothier Thompson, 2007      

Vintage Feed Sacks: Fabric from the Farm
Susan Miller

Texas Quilts and Quilters: A Lone Star Legacy Marcia Kaylakie $26.37
Vintage Fabrics - Identification & Value Guide Judith Scoggin Gridley, Joan Reed Kiplinger, 
& Jessie Gridley McClure

Mary Schafer, American Quilt Maker
by Gwen Marston
Soft Covers for Hard Times: 
Quiltmaking and the Great Depression”
Merikay Waldvogel, 1990

Patchwork Souvenirs of the 1933 World's Fair  Merikay Waldvogel, Barbara Brackman

Quilts : Their Story and How to Make Them
by Marie D. Webster 
paperback hardcover 
textbook binding 

The Romance of the Patchwork Quilt in America Carrie A. Hall and Rose Kretsinger, 1935

No Time on My Hands Grace Snyder
Red & White: American Redwork Quilts & Patterns (Volumes 1 & 2) by Deborah Harding


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