Quilt Civil War

I'll post links to quilts actually made during the Civil War or made later to commemorate the war and the veterans.
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Civil War Quilts: A Quilt for General Grant from Herkimer, New York

The eagle in the center of this quilt holds a banner with the words: "Free an.

Soldier's Memorial Quilt from Farina, Illinois

Civil War Quilts: Soldier's Memorial Quilt from Farina, Illinois

A Silk Quilt for President Lincoln--coat lining. Ford's Theatre.

New England Kitchen at the Brooklyn Sanitary Fair in 1864 Right before the last Christmas of the Civil War the women of Chicago put.

Civil War Quilts: Union Baskets

Basket with a Union Flag This extraordinary block is from a quilt in the collection of the Indiana State Museum by Martha McFeely F.

Civil War Quilts. Emma Hurd's 1886 crazy quilt at the Spencer Museum of Art

Emma Hurd's 1886 crazy quilt at the Spencer Museum of Art

Mellichamp Quilt. Ks Museum of History coll. A Southern Quilt Linking North and South

photo is a lovely applique quilt that was probably jayhawked from a Southern family. It eventually wound up in the Kansas State Historical Society.

Antislavery message in center, about 1848. collection Royall House.From the Massachusetts Project & the Quilt Index.

Signature Quilt with an antislavery message, about in the collection of the Royall House. From the Massachusetts Project & the Quilt Index.

Antislavery Fair Crib Quilt by Mary Lincoln Cabot

Antislavery Fair Crib Quilt by Mary Lincoln Cabot (Civil War Quilts)

Civil War Quilts: 34 Stars in a Flag:  Documented by the New Jersey quilt project. Over 7,000 pieces.

Civil War Quilts: 34 Stars in a Flag: Documented by the New Jersey quilt project.

Kansas Troubles pattern. A Civil War quilt pattern? This early version from Spencer Museum of Art.

Civil War Quilts: Sheriff Jones Loses a Quilt in the Kansas Troubles.

The Slave Trade Toile. Civil War Quilts

Traite des Negres [The Slave Trade] Designed by Frédéric Etienne Joseph Feldtrappe France. The Metropolitan Museum of Art .

"Plead for the Slave" Collection of the Royall House.Massachusetts Project & the Quilt Index.

Signature Quilt with an antislavery message, about in the collection of the Royall House. From the Massachusetts Project & the .

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