Corners of Texas

Corners of Texas

Date: 1993
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas, including information about folk music, folk arts and crafts, history of Texas, prominent Texas writers, and other miscellaneous folklore. The index begins on page 285.
Contributing Partner: UNT Press
Folk Art in Texas

Folk Art in Texas

Date: 1985
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains information about popular folk art of Texas, including basket weaving, hat-making, yard art, sculptures, murals, cemetery art, quilt-making, tattoo art, and other miscellaneous folk art. The index begins on page 198.
Contributing Partner: UNT Press
The Political Rhetoric of American Quilts: Research into the Validity of Women's Participation in American Social Politics

The Political Rhetoric of American Quilts: Research into the Validity of Women's Participation in American Social Politics

Date: April 2, 2009
Creator: Sokolow, Sarah & Way, Jennifer
Description: This presentation discusses research on the political rhetoric of American quilts. This research examines the validity of women's participation in American social politics.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
[Woman quilting]

[Woman quilting]

Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photograph is from the 1940s and is shot in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Two women quilting at the home of Nora and Wylie Treece.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Women quilting outdoors]

[Women quilting outdoors]

Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Two women have set-up a piece of fabric on a wooden frame at a neighbor's house during a quilting bee. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Women at an outdoor quilting bee]

[Women at an outdoor quilting bee]

Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The quilters talk around a piece of fabric. Quilts are displayed on a wooden wall in the left middle ground, while additional quilts are piled on the ground on front of the women. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Woman and man at an outdoor quilting bee]

[Woman and man at an outdoor quilting bee]

Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of a woman and man in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The woman and man attend a quilting bee with quilt and additional supplies in hand. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Women at an outdoor quilting bee]

[Women at an outdoor quilting bee]

Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women, a girl, and a man in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The quilters set-up a piece of fabric to begin sewing while a young girl watches their work. A man hangs quilts on a wooden wall behind the women. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Woman at an outdoor quilting bee]

[Woman at an outdoor quilting bee]

Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of a woman in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The quilter is walking to a neighbor's home for a Quilting Bee with quilt and flower in hand. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Women sewing at an outdoor quilting bee]

[Women sewing at an outdoor quilting bee]

Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The quilters gather at a neighbor's home for a Quilting Bee. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
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