Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: https://lccn.loc.gov/sh85109863
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box WSC001: , Folder: W0129.09
Scope and Contents The collection contains a letter from Alexander B. Meek to Miss Addie A. Harris in June 1859. Miss Harris had written Meek requesting an autographed piece of silk for a quilt she was making. Meek not only sent her the autograph, he sent a beautiful four-line poem to add to his inscription on the quilt.
Dates: 1859 June 10
Overview Letters, land grants, diplomas, certificates, scrapbook, daguerreotype, and other miscellaneous documents, as well as quilts and other textiles (including a wedding dress from the early 20th century)
Dates: after 1865
Overview Papers, photographs, etc., related to her involvement in AIDS outreach in Birmingham
File — Box 4265.001: , Folder: 62
Scope and Contents The collection contains a single quilt pattern piece with instructions for selecting fabric colors and cutting. The only instruction for piecing the quilt is to be sure not to put two blocks of the same color together.
Abstract Color prints of the Wade Hall Quilt collection dedication at the William T. Young Library, University of Kentucky on August 13, 1999, and photograph of every quilt in the collection.