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Wooden gavel

Description: Carved wooden gavel made from the cedar ruins of Baylor College
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
Item Type: Map
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Woven ash basket

Description: Round handmade basket; crosshatch weave with handle across the middle; has wire nails in base of handle; poorly woven; probably ash splints; pencil marks on side
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Writ of Garnishment]

Description: Writ of garnishment concerning a note for $890.25 executed by D.G. Gregory to Roberts & Co. dated April 1, 1858, and transferred to Wal[?]ron Paige & Co. of New York
Date: October 31, 1864
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Y. Sheppard Veazey (1827-1878)]

Description: (a) Photograph of Y. Sheppard Veazey (1827-1878) of Gay Hill, TX ca. 1860; (b) frame. Lois Jean Cooper Mayer Collection, Supplement 2
Date: 1860
Item Type: Photograph
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

"Yellow Hand"

Description: Native American Painting
Date: unknown
Item Type: Image
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Yellow 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 and triangles in two patterns: multi-colored stripes; and white-and-green flowers with yellow and purple centers on a purple background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Yellow 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 different patterns: red-and-yellow flowers on a blue background; and white-and-green flowers with yellow and purple centers on a purple background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Yellow Quilt Block]

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

[Yellow Quilt Block]

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

[Yellow 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 and triangles in two patterns: green, white, red, and yellow stripes; and blue-and-yellow flowers with green leaves on a cream background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Yellow 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 and triangles in two patterns: red-and-yellow flowers on a blue background, and a pink background with white, blue, green, and yellow patterns.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Yellow Striped Quilt Block]

Description: One of 39 cotton quilt squares for making pieced quilt; 4 small blocks makeup each large one, each small block being composed of 2 triangles and one central arrow-shaped piece. This block has solid yellow arrow pieces and triangles in a multi-colored stripe pattern including white, green, blue, yellow, red, and pink.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Young Days

Description: Front cover and page of text (from somewhere in the middle) of a book titled, "Young Days."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum