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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Separated Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Anita Murphy Quilt Collection, 1914, 1977-2004



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Murphy, Anita
Title: Anita Murphy quilt collection
Dates: 1914, 1977-2004
Abstract: The Anita Murphy Quilt Collection, 1914, 1977-2004, consists of newsletters, quilt patterns, and newspaper clippings.
Identification: camh-arc-004200
Extent: 1.1 linear feet
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Anita Wingate Murphy (1927-2011) founded Golden Triangle Quilt Guild in 1981 in Beaumont, Texas. She was a quilting teacher, lecturer, and judge, as well as the author of quilting patterns, articles, and books. She served on the board of the International Quilt Association.

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Scope and Contents

Quilts and related materials comprise the Anita Murphy quilt collection, 1914, 1977-2004. Newsletters, quilt patterns, and newspaper clippings are among the materials included in the collection.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Murphy, Anita
Subjects
Quilts--Design
Quilts--Technique
Sewing

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Related Materials

Forms part of the Winedale Quilt History Collection

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Separated Material

Materials have been separated to the Library and Material Culture units.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Anita Murphy Quilt Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Colleen Hobbs, March 2020.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

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3J210 [SRH1230017294] Golden Triangle Quilt Guild, By-Laws, 1981-1992
Golden Triangle Quilt Guild, newsletter, 1981
The Pieceful Times newsletter, with clippings, 1982-1985
Pieceful Times newsletter and phone list, 1986-1987
Pieceful Times newsletter, 1988
Pieceful Times newsletter and phone list, 1989-1990
Pieceful Times newsletter, 1990-2002
Membership lists, 2003-2004
Clippings, circa 1980-circa 2000
Pattern for quilted vest; Curved Drunkard Path template set, 2003
Quilt pattern, "I'd like to teach the world to quilt", undated
folder
OD1276 Quilting articles and patterns in newspaper clippings, 1914, 1977-1982
Two newspaper pages printed on metal, 1991
Poster, "My Life and Times", undated

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