America's Quilting History

Articles About African American Quilting

The role of Black Americans in the history of quilting.

African American quilts from utility to special occasion.

How quilting played a role in emancipation of the slaves.

From slave to dressmaker for Mary Todd Lincoln.

A freed slave tells stories through her quilting.

Does it detract from the reality of true slavery stories?

A quilted maze of skepticism and controversy.