Object Details

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Sarah Russell Warren, 1830

Sampler Archive ID: SA000039
Maker: Sarah Russell Warren
Maker Birthplace: Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island
Maker Age: 7-9 years
Place Made: Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island
School/Teacher:Juvenile Academy
Year Made: 1830
Decade Made: 1830-1839
Owner: Rhode Island Historical Society
Accession Number: 1946.2.20
Contributor: Rhode Island Historical Society


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Wide rectangle
Object Dimensions: 8.25 H x 17.2 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 1
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: 3
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet, Number series, Personal name, Date, Verse
Text medium: Stitched
Wrought by
Miss Sarah Russ_
el Warren in the te_
nth year of her age
Industry by habit 
makes duty a pleas_
ure._ January 1st_
1830. Juvenile Academy
Motifs/Symbols: Architectural, Floral and plant
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Black
Thread Condition: Borders: Intact
Text: Slight loss
Symbols: Intact
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross, Eyelet, Stem, single chain
Thread Count: Vertical:
Horizontal:

Maker History

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Birth Name:
Rhode Island Historical Society Catalogue
Birthdate:
object, census records
Birth Location:
census records
County: Providence
State census records
Death Date:
Rhode Island death records
Death Location:
Religion:
Parents:
Mother: Lydia
Birth:
Death:
RIHS files, census records
Rhode Island Vital records
Rhode Island Vital records
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Children:

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