CAPLES QUILT COLLECTION

A display case in the upstairs hallway displays quilts made in the time period of our pioneer family.  The woven coverlets are also from this 1840-1890 period.  Weavers would travel from town to town, weaving fabric and fancy coverlets.  There are also examples of hand loomed blankets in this case.


Dresden Plate Pattern - Log Cabin Variety - Courthouse Steps


Handwoven Coverlet in Red


Handwoven Coverlet in Red, White & Blue


Close up of one of the Caples Quilts

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