Bible Quilt, c. 1886




Additional Links to Harriet Powers (1873-1911)

Bible Quilt, c. 1886

Illustrated essay on African American quilting traditions

Essay on Powers with one illustration

"Our Quilting History: African-American Quilts"

General Bibliography on Quilts

Links to essay and illustrations on African American quilts


Index to site abbreviations:

SI: Smithsonian Institute : Quilts, Counterpanes & Throws





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