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6 edition of Quilts from the Civil War found in the catalog.

Quilts from the Civil War

nine projects, historic notes, diary entries

by Barbara Brackman

  • 347 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by C&T Pub. in Lafayette, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Patchwork -- Patterns.,
    • Quilts -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Women.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 119-121) and index.

      StatementBarbara Brackman ; with designs and patterns by Terry Clothier Thompson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTT835 .B6423 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL666507M
      ISBN 101571200339
      LC Control Number97012181
      OCLC/WorldCa36549134

      Fourth in the series, this book delves more deeply into the backstory of the Bergstrom family and the establishment of Elm Creek Manor in the years before the Civil War. A key element in the story is the apocryphal belief that quilt patterns were used to guide runaway slaves along the Underground Railroad, and while that has never been /5.   For those interested in faithfully recreating historically accurate quilts, this book is not for reading Barbara Brackman's wonderful "Quilts from the Civil War," I anxiously awaited "Civil War Women"--expecting another book on recreating historic quilts. Ultimately, I appreciated "Civil War Women" for what it was--a book containing /5(6).

      Feb 3, - I love the colors of the CW Quilts as well as the patterns. There is nothing like a Civil War quilt See more ideas about Quilts, Civil war quilts and Book quilt pins.   "Quilts from the Civil War" not only contains project for reproducing numerous quilts of the s and s, it also contains an excellent discussion of the role quilts played in people's lives. Barbara Brackman describes quilts made for freedom fairs, by the Sanitary Commission for use by soldiers, and quilts made to express patriotic fervor.5/5(5).

      From beloved design team Country Threads comes this all-new collection of patterns inspired by quilts from the Civil War era. Mary Etherington and Connie Tesene's signature make-do style comes to life in 14 quilts, from small, simple tributes to larger quilts featuring hundreds of scrap fabrics. - Explore peggycameron's board "Quilting - Civil War Quilts", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Civil war quilts, Quilts and Quilt patterns pins.


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Quilts from the Civil War by Barbara Brackman Download PDF EPUB FB2

Book Description The stories of fourteen extraordinary Civil War quilts and the women who made them will bring you face to face with the drama of war and its effect on thousands of lives.

This second edition also features a lively discussion of the Jane Stickle quilt, one of the most famous quilts made during the Civil : Don Beld.

Quilts from the Civil War combines intelligently written text and excerpts from diaries and letters with archival photos, engravings, and color photos of period quilts to offer new insight into both the quiltmaking of the time and the lives of the women. In addition to the engrossing historic angle, there are complete instructions for nine quilt projects adapted from original quilts of the era and tips on using reproduction fabrics/5(34).

This book "quilts" (brings) together modern quilts made in memory of the Civil War, historical Civil War quilts, and the actual history of the Civil War Quilts from the Civil War book an emphasis on how the Civil War was experienced by women who sewed.

Also, it includes 9 detailed instructions for making your own reproduction quilts/5. Barbara Brackman's Civil War Sampler: 50 Quilt Blocks Journey through a historic time in American history with Barbara Brackman, bestselling author and quilt historian.

Barbara’s book features fifty quilt blocks that commemorate the th anniversary of the Civil : C & T Publishing. With over photos and an engaging text, this book tells the stories of fourteen extraordinary Civil War quilts and the women who made them.

Some of these quilts tell love stories, others relate the determination of women seeking an active role in the war effort, and some of patriotism and creative abilities of people caring about others/5(56).

The Civil War Diary Quilt: Stories and The Quilt Blocks They Inspired I have only read small sections of this book, but it is very interesting and makes you think about the struggles, heroics, patriotism of life years ago.

I hope to someday make the quilt out of respect for all the individuals who fought in the Civil War/5(62). Capture the old-fashioned feel of quilts from the Civil War era with the Civil War Stories & Quilts Book Set. This set of books will give you a sense of history, heroes from the past, and the love of storytelling through quilts that are designed to captivate.

Sampler Quilt to Recall the Civil War Along the Kansas/Missouri Border. A BOM with 14" traditional blocks and lots of history. I'm out of books but check Amazon by clicking on the link below.

Civil War Quilt Pattern Book, Reproduction Quilts from the Civil War Period, Judie Rothermel, Like New Condition, See Lots of Photos PlotTwisted 5 out of 5 stars (41) $ Favorite. Civil War Quilts: Support from the Homefront Women of the Union (North) and Confederate (South) sides of the American Civil War (), forbidden by cultural norms and law from joining the armies, “fought” the war and healed its wounds primarily from the home front.

The proposed title for my book is Quilts of Love & Valor. It is inspired by Charles F. Larimer's book Love & Valor: Intimate Civil War Letters between Captain Jacob and Emeline Ritner. My son gave me that book for Christmas in and I fell in love with it.

The quilt was pictured in Judith Wragg Chase's book Afro-American Art and Craft, as noted in Maude Southwell Wahlman & John Scully's chapter on "Aesthetic Principles in Afro-American Quilts" in William Farris's book.

The Big Book of Civil War Quilts contains a broad – and at times odd – selection of Civil War era quilt designs. The editors wisely chose to include a range of sizes and skill-levels: from miniature to over-sized and beginner to unchallenging for an experienced piecer. (Yes, there is the occasional Y /5(86).

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by That Patchwork Place | out of 5 stars   As a result, this great Civil War quilt pattern is a wonderful quilt pattern to show the young girl in your life how to quilt.

Free Civil War Era Quilt Pattern #4: Antique Civil War Star. A popular convention in Civil War quilts is to use 6 inch or smaller squares to create a much larger quilt. This Civil War era pattern utilizes 4 1/2″ Ohio. Books that feature blocks and quilts from the Civil War time period.

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$ Beyond The Battlefield Book. $   In addition, this book contains information for making traditional 19th century bindings and potholder quilts, plus over 45 patterns for making reproduction Civil War era quilts.

Also included is information on reproduction fabrics and how to participate in modern soldier-related community service quilting/5(3). Find and save ideas about civil war quilts on Pinterest. Rosemary Youngs is an award-winning quilter who enjoys designing quilts that tell a story.

She is the author of the Amish Circle Quilt, The Civil War Diary Quilt and The Civil War Love Letter participates in many online quilting forums and leads her own Civil War quilt group on Yahoo.

Her work has been published in several books and : Rosemary Youngs. Patches of Stars - 17 Quilt Patterns and a Gallery of Inspiring Antique Quilts Quick view The Big Book of Little Quilts - 51 Patterns, Small in Size, Big on Style. MY BOOKS ABOUT QUILTS & THE CIVIL WAR.

Click on the covers to find these Out-of-Print books in paper or digital form. Civil War Sampler. Fifty quilt blocks originally posted on this blog and made by you readers. You can still buy an actual book from C&T.

Click to see. Sampler Quilt to Recall the Civil War Along the Kansas/Missouri Border. A Author: Barbara Brackman.WOW! If you are a Civil War Quilt fan, this is going to be a must have book for you. There areyes that is right, patterns for Civil War quilts in this book.

With over pages, you will be given the name of the quilt, who design and created the quilt, a color photo, the finished block and quilt 5/5(1). Here's what the marketing department says about the book: "The fascinating story of Civil War friendships across the Mason-Dixon line.

Create your own historically inspired friendship quilt with twelve popular blocks from the Civil War era. Each album block comes with design variations and an optional center flourish, plus setting : Barbara Brackman.