Photo, Print, Drawing Appliqued quilt, detail

About this Item

Appliqued quilt, detail
Contributor Names
Johnson, Geraldine Niva, 1940- (Photographer)
Cruise, Crystal (Creator)
Created / Published
Vesta, Virginia
Subject Headings
-  Quilting
-  Quilt patterns
-  applique quilts
-  rose quilts
-  calico rose quilts
-  Ethnography
-  Photographs
-  United States -- Virginia -- Vesta
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35mm color slide
Call Number/Physical Location
AFC 1982/009: BR8-GJ16-20
Source Collection
Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project Collection (AFC 1982/009)
American Folklife Center
Online Format
IIIF Presentation Manifest
Manifest (JSON/LD)

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Credit line: Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project collection (AFC 1982/009), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Johnson, Geraldine Niva, and Crystal Cruise. Appliqued Quilt, Detail. United States Virginia Vesta, 1978. Vesta, Virginia. Photograph.

APA citation style:

Johnson, G. N. & Cruise, C. (1978) Appliqued Quilt, Detail. United States Virginia Vesta, 1978. Vesta, Virginia. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Johnson, Geraldine Niva, and Crystal Cruise. Appliqued Quilt, Detail. Vesta, Virginia. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.

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