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CELEBRITY AUTOGRAPHS HISTORIC VINTAGE QUILT


 
CELEBRITY AUTOGRAPHS HISTORIC VINTAGE QUILT
 


   
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Presidents Hoover| Truman and Eisenhower (and wives Mamie and Bess)| couples like Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis| Dale Evans and Roy Rogers| Steve Allen and Jayne Meadows| Gary Moore and others are ALL here--pop culture and social figures everyone loved as the age of television dawned. A girl with muscular dystrophy wrote them to sign her colorful squares| then her Pennsylvania church ladies embroidered over the signatures to preserve them. Newspaper article provenance available. Unique| nostalgic|and with Presidential and celebrity signatures| a valuable historic document too.EXHIBITED 'TEXT ON TEXTILES; WORDS AS DESIGN IN ANTIQUE QUILTS| October 2009| Houston Quilt Festival