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Made for Miss Goodwin, daughter of Harley Croswell Goodwin, New Marlboro, Massachusetts. Miss Goodwin was the great-great grandmother of the donor. Names and images are in file.
Gift of Bernice West Beyers Family Trust
Hand pieced and hand quilted "Friendship" quilt in "Nine-patch" pattern. Forty-two names or initials are each featured on a single square, in hand-written ink, cotton embroidery in cross stitches, or typed. Many squares are dated with "1847". Hand-combed cotton wadding. Straight applied binding.