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Dottie Moore, Quilt Papers

Title: Dottie Moore, Quilt Papers

Creator: Moore, Dottie

Dates: 1994-2000

Quantity: 7 boxes (5.0 linear ft)

Collection Number: MS 0322

Language: English

Restrictions: None

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Preferred Citation: Dottie Moore, Quilt Papers (MS 0322). Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries.

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Dottie Moore is a quilt artist from Rock Hill South Carolina. She started a project called "Piecing a Quilt of Life," the goal of which was to document the lives of the women she interviewed. Moore also wrote a book based on those interviews titled "Lives in Process: Creativity in the Second 50 Years." For additional biographical information on quilt artist Dottie Moore, please visit "Dottie Moore, Fiber Artist, Workshops, Lecturer."

Scope and Content:

The collection contains subject files on individual quilters as well as 136 cassette tapes of interviews and speeches given at various quilting events. The subject files include biographical information on the person, photos and slides of them and quilts they have created or own, and correspondence with Dottie Moore.


Moore, Dottie

Home economics

Textile research

Quilts -- United States

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