Category Archives: Quilt

Flowers Blooming in Deyo Hall

There is a new addition to our gallery in Deyo Hall, a 19th century hexagon quilt. An old label found pinned to this quilt reads “Crib spread – 1824 – Presented by Mrs. Peter W. DuBois – 1900.” In 1900, … Continue reading

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The Rose of Sharon

This week we hung a quilt in our remodeled Deyo Hall. Here’s some information on the quilt pattern. The Rose of Sharon design was a popular motif in the mid-nineteenth century, making a comeback during the 1930’s. The quilt blocks are often … Continue reading

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