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Tongue River Sewing Circle, women quilting baby quilt, Cavalier, N.D.
Tongue River Sewing Circle, women quilting baby quilt, Cavalier, N.D.
TitleTongue River Sewing Circle, women quilting baby quilt, Cavalier, N.D.
Date of Original1970-12
DescriptionView of six seated women quilting a baby quilt and sewing inside. Lace curtains hang around the windows.
General SubjectWomen
People
Social Life & Customs
Subject (LCTGM)Sewing
Women
Quilting
Quillwork
Quilts
Draperies
Lace
Interiors
Personal NameArmstrong, Vercy
Rowe, Ella Mae
Morrison, Ruth
LocationCavalier (N.D.)
Pembina County (N.D.)
Decade1970-1979
Item NumberPCHS5067
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Albums
Instant camera photographs
Dimensions of Original9 x 9 cm.
Transcription"Vercy, Ella Mae, and Ruth, at Jane's. A baby quilt" -- Handwritten near photograph in scrapbook.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photograph in the Tongue River Sewing Circle scrapbook, 1.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryVercy Armstrong, Ella Mae Rowe, and Ruth Morrison, quilting a baby quilt at Jane Simons. Part of the Tongue River Sewing Circle scrapbook. These women made quilts to earn money for charity work. The Tongue River Sewing Circle was started in 1920 and went through the late 1970's.
Repository InstitutionPembina County Historical Society
Repository CollectionPembina County Historical Society Photograph Collection
Credit LinePembina County Historical Society Photograph Collection (PCHS5067)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Owned by Pembina County Historical Society.
Ordering InformationPembina County Historical Society
Address: 13572 Hwy 5
Cavalier, N.D. 58220
Phone number: 701-265-4941 or 701-265-4691
Email address: pchsm@polarcomm.com
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08
Digital IDdmPCHS5067
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