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Title Quilt made for U.S. Bicentennial celebration in Hoboken, N.J., Hoboken, 1976.
Object Name Quilt
Catalog Number 2010.013.0002
Collection Hoboken Parades & Events Collection
Credit Gift of Vinnie Wassman.
Description Quilt made for U.S. Bicentennial celebration in Hoboken, N.J., Hoboken, 1976. Blue velveteen fabric with appilques of printed fabric depicting the flags of all fifty states and an official flag of the Bicentennial with its logo. Circa 8 feet high x 12 feet wide.

Maker or makers (and the sponsor such as a specific organization like the Hoboken Bicentennial Commission) are not indicated or researched at this time. Although called a quilt, it does not have a backing or any fill. It might more properly be considered a wall hanging. Quilt applies more to the general style.
Date 1976-1976
Year Range from 1976
Year Range to 1976
Search Terms Bicentennial, U.S. (1976)
Classification Social & Personal Activity
Ceremonies
Parades & Pageants
Domestic Life
American
Anniversaries