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Title Loom weaving draft patterns, circa 1851-1890
Catalog Number 54.1.1528a
Object Name Draft
Donor Pritchett, Reuel B.
Scope & Content Collection of draft patterns for loom weaving. Many include the pattern names. Originated in Hawkins County, Tennessee and Floyd County, Virginia. Many are signed and dated circa 1851- 1890. Ink and pencil on paper. Some are mounted to cardstock. Includes interpretive labels by Rev. Reuel B. Pritchett. Names on patterns include Polly Lowdermilk, Mary Simmons, Sarah Reed, Barbara Simmons, Mollie E. Akers Reed, Barbara Krouse, and Mary E. Zimmerman.
Collection Reuel B. Pritchett Museum Collection
People Krouse, Barbara
Lowdermilk, Polly
Reed, Mollie E. Akers
Reed, Sarah
Simmons, Barbara S.
Simmons, Mary
Zimmerman, Mary E.
Subjects Weaving- History