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tlcquiltnut
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PostSubject: A little quilt history   Tue Nov 04, 2008 1:47 am

I get a newsletter every month and just thought alot of you would be interested in this article....

http://www.womenfolk.com/quilting_history/colonial.htm
http://www.womenfolk.com/quilt_notes/bedding.htm

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PostSubject: Re: A little quilt history   Tue Nov 04, 2008 7:32 am

Thanks for the links Tammy. I just started poking into the references on keeping house..yikes! I'll go back and read more later. What fun!
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PostSubject: Re: A little quilt history   Tue Nov 04, 2008 9:22 am

Thanks Tam, that was interesting reading.... I have read a few books about women on the Oregon Trail and they certainly would not have had time to quilt... life was not easy for women back then.... they deserve a lot of credit for settling this country....

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