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Photo, Print, Drawing Mrs. Fannie Lee Teals, Tifton, Georgia, quilts, U.S. Bicentennial commemorative dress,

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Title

  • Mrs. Fannie Lee Teals, Tifton, Georgia, quilts, U.S. Bicentennial commemorative dress,

Names

  • Robinson, Beverly J.

Created / Published

  • Tifton, Georgia, 1977

Headings

  • -  Folklore--Georgia
  • -  Photographs
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  United States -- Georgia -- Tift County -- Tifton

Genre

  • Photographs
  • Ethnography

Notes

  • -  Frame numbers and descriptions: at the home of quilt-maker Mrs. Fannie Lee Teals, Tifton GA: 01-04, 11, and 16, Mrs. Teals's "Teals Flower Garden Quilt," in images 01-02, reverse side is shown at right; 05, Fannie Lee Teals sitting with the Singer sewing machine she uses for quilt making, the fieldworker's notes state that Mrs. Teals "bought [it] in the 1920's for $2.00"; 06, Mrs. Teals wearing a dress described by the fieldworker as "her original bicentennial designed dress," also included in images 07-08, 10, 11, 13, 17-18, and 20; 07, 12, and 13, include a Fan Quilt with a design based on one that Mrs. Teals's mother had made; 09, the Wheel of Fortune and Bicentennial quilts; 10, Mrs. Teals with the Bicentennial quilt, holding a doll that resembles a dog, the fieldworker's notes state that Mrs. Teals made this doll from "plastic [dry-] cleaner's bags."; 17-19, the Bicentennial quilt; 11 and 16, the Teals Flower Garden quilt.

Medium

  • 35 mm color slide

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1982/010: GA7-BR-32

Source Collection

  • South-Central Georgia Folklife Project collection (AFC 1982/010)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • image

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Credit line: South-Central Georgia Folklife Project collection (AFC 1982/010), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Robinson, Beverly J. Mrs. Fannie Lee Teals, Tifton, Georgia, quilts, U.S. Bicentennial commemorative dress. United States Georgia Tift County Tifton, 1977. Tifton, Georgia. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1982010_br_032/.

APA citation style:

Robinson, B. J. (1977) Mrs. Fannie Lee Teals, Tifton, Georgia, quilts, U.S. Bicentennial commemorative dress. United States Georgia Tift County Tifton, 1977. Tifton, Georgia. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1982010_br_032/.

MLA citation style:

Robinson, Beverly J. Mrs. Fannie Lee Teals, Tifton, Georgia, quilts, U.S. Bicentennial commemorative dress. Tifton, Georgia. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1982010_br_032/>.