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.