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[ 745HHT ] Quilt Style: Wholecloth
Owner: Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales  -  Country/Place Created: AUSTRALIA -  Date: 1941 - 1970
Quilt History: "This quilt is associated with the Rouse -Terry family who owned it in the past. It is now owned by the Historic Houses Trust and is stored at the Rouse Hill estate."

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[ 772PHM ] Quilt Style: Patchwork, Pieced Random, Crazy
Owner: Powerhouse Museum  -  Country/Place Created: AUSTRALIA NSW -  Date: 1881 - 1900
Story of Quilt: ".....Marion Gibson was born in Scotland, the daughter of a tailor. In 1854 she married John Gibson, a bootmaker, and they sailed for Australia. The settled in Coolac where John set up business as a bootmaker until, in 1875,..."

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[ 773PHM ] Quilt Style: Patchwork, Frame
Owner: Powerhouse Museum  -  Country/Place Created: AUSTRALIA NSW -  Date: 1881 - 1900
Story of Quilt: "Amelia Brown was "Born in Devon, England, the daughter of James and Mary Parsons, she had married John Brown in 1836 and at the height of the gold rushes came with him and their seven children to Sydney in 1857. One more child,..."

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[ 793MO ] Quilt Style: Wholecloth, Quilting as major design element
Owner: With held as requested  -  Country/Place Created: IRELAND County Kerry -  Date: 1851 - 1880
Story of Quilt: "The Hanora Brosnan Quilt. Born in 1827 at Ballinvariscal, Castleisland, Co. Kerry, Hanora Brosnan was the third child and eldest daughter of Timothy 'Wig' Brosnan and Mary Slattery. Sometime in the 1830s the family moved to..."

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[ 842AG ] Quilt Style: Patchwork, Pieced Random, Wholecloth, Utilitarian, Typically Australian, Re-used clothing or blanket
Owner: Annette Gero,  -  Country/Place Created: AUSTRALIA Vic -  Date: 1901 - 1920
Story of Quilt: "Mary Annie Whitehead was born in Lincolnshire UK in 1868 and died in 1953, having married Edwin Simon Whitehead at Wabba Station, near Corryong in 1895. They had 5 children. Her second youngest child, Gladys Mary married Joseph..."

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[ 964NGA ] Quilt Style: Patchwork, Pieced Random, Crazy
Owner: National Gallery of Australia  -  Country/Place Created: AUSTRALIA TAS -  Date: 1881 - 1900
Story of Quilt: "Miss Constance Bright (United Kingdom c.1812-Australia died c.1915) and Miss May Bright (United Kingdom born c.1813-Australia died c.1915) made this quilt. They were sisters who came to Sandy Bay, Hobart, with their family as free..."

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[ 1152AN ] Quilt Style: Patchwork, Strip
Owner: Anne Newton  -  Country/Place Created: AUSTRALIA VIC -  Date: 1881 - 1900
Story of Quilt: "The Bostock and Ware families were pioneers of the Western District of Victoria. Lucy's grandmother, Rachel Walker was born at Sydney town in 1811. Her grandfather was Robert Bostock (1784-1847) who was described as one of..."

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[ 1183OM ] Quilt Style: Patchwork, Pieced Random, Typically Australian, Re-used clothing or blanket
Owner: Oberon District Museum Society Inc  -  Country/Place Created: AUSTRALIA NSW -  Date: 1851 - 1880
Story of Quilt: "Quilt was made by Margaret [Mary] Robinson in about 1880. Margaret married Edward [Ted] Robinson in 1875. They lived at 'Melville Park', Black Springs, NSW. 'Melville Park' was a land-grant taken up in 1869, and was called..."

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[ 1184OM ] Quilt Style: Patchwork, Pieced Random, Typically Australian, Re-used clothing or blanket
Owner: Oberon District Museum Society Inc  -  Country/Place Created: AUSTRALIA NSW -  Date: 1851 - 1880
Story of Quilt: "Quilt was made by Margaret [Mary] Robinson in 1875 shortly after her marriage to Edward [Ted] Robinson. They lived at 'Melville Park', Black Springs, NSW. [Melville Park was called 'Native Dog Spring' in the C19th] The Robinsons had..."

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[ 1186RM ] Quilt Style: Patchwork, Mosaic, Square
Owner: The Residency Museum  -  Country/Place Created: ENGLAND -  Date: 1851 - 1880
Story of Quilt: "The patchwork quilt was made for Mary Emily Marsden, by her grandmother, Mrs Stack. Mary immigrated to Australia, taking the quilt with her. She married Andrew Dempster in 1867. They lived on a property first discovered and farmed..."

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