Louise Howey, Quilt Papers
Title: Louise Howey, Quilt Papers
Creator: Howey, Louise
Quantity: 7 boxes (3.5 linear ft)
Collection Number: MS 0332
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Preferred Citation: Louise Howey, Quilt Papers (MS 0332). Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries.
Scope and Content:
The materials include 13 scrapbooks created by Louise Howey, first President of the Lincoln Quilter's Guild, that represent her personal documentation of quilting from as early as the 1960s. There are also patterns, correspondence, and misc. publications.
Home economics -- 19th century
Textile research -- 20th century
Quilts -- United States
Quilting -- United States
Quilts -- Collectors and collecting -- United States
Quilts -- Design
Quilts -- History
Quilts -- United States -- History -- 20th century
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