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Curtain-Stretcher.

Description: Patent for a curtain stretcher where the parts can be disconnected and readily assembled to accommodate curtains of various types. It permits stretching without screwing curtains or disengaging them from the clamps. The patent includes instructions and illustrations.
Date: November 24, 1914
Creator: Hiegel, Eugene J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Quilting-Frame

Description: Patent for a new type of quilting frame. The improved Quilting-Frame can be used with a standard sewing machine. The device allows a sewing machine to in seams.
Date: February 18, 1913
Creator: Cribbs, William D.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Spinning and Weaving]

Description: Photograph of A woman demonstrating weaving to three young girls at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Other tent roofs and a large wooden structure are visible in the background.
Date: [1997-07-31..1997-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Weaving Cloth]

Description: Photograph of a woman brushing a recently woven cloth. In the image, the unidentified woman sits along a back wall brushing a large patterned cloth with a weaving instrument in front of her. The Tennessee hill country can be seen through the open window beside her.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Cleaning brushes]

Description: Photograph of a woman cleaning weaving brushes. In the image, the unidentified woman is seated using the brushes to clean out any caught threads from the brush's bristles. Behind her is a collection of weaving instruments and fabrics.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Women quilting outdoors]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Two women have set-up a piece of fabric on a wooden frame at a neighbor's house during a quilting bee. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Quilting Frame at an Outdoor Quilting Bee]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of a quilting frame which was built for a quilting bee. The quilting bee was held at a neighbor's house during the early 1940s in the Powell Valley, Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Women at an outdoor quilting bee]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Quilters have set-up a piece of fabric and are sewing on a drawn pattern during a quilting bee. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Women quilting outdoors]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The quilters gather at a neighbor's home for a Quilting Bee. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Women at an outdoor quilting bee]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Quilters display their fiber artworks at a quilting bee. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Women at an outdoor quilting bee]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women, a girl, and a man in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The quilters set-up a piece of fabric to begin sewing while a young girl watches their work. A man hangs quilts on a wooden wall behind the women. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Outdoor Quilting Bee]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The quilters gather outdoors at a neighbor's home for a Quilting Bee. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Woman at an outdoor quilting bee]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of a woman in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The quilter is walking to a neighbor's home for a Quilting Bee with quilt and flower in hand. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Women at an outdoor quilting bee]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Two quilters are drawing patterns on a piece of fabric. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Women at an outdoor quilting bee]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The quilters talk around a piece of fabric. Quilts are displayed on a wooden wall in the left middle ground, while additional quilts are piled on the ground on front of the women. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Woman and man at outdoor quilting bee]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of woman and a man in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. A man hangs quilts on a wooden wall while a woman stands beside him to assist. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Women at an outdoor quilting bee]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of women in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Quilters have set-up a piece of fabric and are sewing on a drawn pattern during a quilting bee. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Woman attending outdoor quilting bee]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo of a woman in the Powell Valley during the early 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The quilter is walking to a neighbor's home for a Quilting Bee with quilt in hand. This is a 2 1/4 X 2 1/4 B&W negative.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections