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Catalog Number 00305
Object Name Quilt
Description This quilt bearing 318 names is a replica of Motor Friends Church, a rural church in Warren County, Iowa. It was made by Motor Ladies Aid. Each name represents a contribution to the project of building a basement under the church, and the contributions through the Aid quilt totaled $492.45. Names of members of the church are embroidered in black on the church proper. Names of Memorial contributions are done in white thread on the blue sky. Business men and other friends names are in black around the outer edges.
Source Motor Ladies Aid, c/o Mrs. F. Smith
Received Date 01/19/1944