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William C. Winters bed

Description: Low post pine or cedar bed stained dark to resemble walnut; has 4 turned posts; made by furniture maker, William C. Winters, for his sister, Susan Bernice Winters, on the occasion of her marriage in 1844
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Winder

Description: Wooden yarn winder holds yarn for warping frame; includes 10 bobbins--2 of which are different from the others--that are wired through the center and held in 2 vertical rows
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Winfield Scott Wallace and his wife]

Description: Lois Jean Cooper-Mayer Collection. Photograph of Winfield Scott Wallace and his wife (either Lavinia Clark, or second wife, Effie King); from collection of 71 items (parts a-bs): documents, photographs, and books. See 1983-82.1 - .7 for related three dimensional objects.
Date: unknown
Creator: Swartz, D. H.
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

"Wolfe City, Texas: 1891"

Description: Bird's eye view of Wolfe City notes public school, opera house, Melville Hotel, Methodist church, Baptist church, Wolfe City foundry, Wolfe City cotton seed oil mills, Cotton Belt railroad station, and Santa Fe railroad station
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Wool carpet

Description: 3 rectangular ingrain wool rug strips (a,b,c); handwoven, reversible, floral and leaf patterns; "Carpet from Judge Theron Lance home, Cabot,VT. Made by Kate Lance, home dyed and woven, about 1865."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

The World

Description: Page from atlas includes maps of both hemispheres along with a description of navigators from 1482-1790: "Chronological account of the most celebrated modern navigators".
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Yellow-and-Purple Quilt Block]

Description: One of 39 cotton quilt squares for making pieced quilt; 4 small blocks make up each large one, each small block being composed of 2 triangles and one central arrow-shaped piece. This block has solid yellow arrow pieces with triangles in two patterns: white-and-purple stripes; and white-and-green flowers with yellow and purple centers on a purple background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum