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Crazy quilt with green velvet border. Green velvet sashing also used to form two diamond shapes that span the quilt. Sashing embroidered with the initials "A.A.S." and "S.M.S." and also the date "1/13/1875." Made as a wedding gift by Clara L. Strieby (1832-1819) for her brother Samuel M. Strieby (1841-1914) and his bride Agnes Alexander Stevenson (1852-1923). The two were married in Council Grove on January 1, 1875.

Creator: Hughes, Clara Lucretia (Strieby)
Date: 1875

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Item Number: 350359
KSHS Identifier: 1972.125.0

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