19th Century Quilters

Martha Ann Ricks

Martha Ann Ricks

Books: Northrop, Henry Davenport, Joseph R. Gay, and I. Garland Penn. 1896. The College Of Life or Practical Self=Educator: A Manual of Self-Improvement for the Colored Race … Giving Examples and Achievements of Successful Men and Women of the Race … Including Afro=American Progress Illustrated. [Place of publication not identified]: [publisher not identified]. Wilson, Sule Greg. […]

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Harriet Powers

Harriet Powers

Articles: Dobard, Raymond G. “Knowing Hands: Binding heritage in African American Quilts,” The Crisis, November/December 2001, Vol. 108, No.6, pgs. 47-50. Books: Ferris (editor), William. 1983. Afro-American Folk Art and Crafts. Univ. Press of Mississippi Hedges, Elaine, and Ingrid Wendt. 1995. In Her Own Image: Women Working In The Arts. New York: Feminist Press at the […]

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