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Julia Rowe, 1811

Sampler Archive ID: SA000044
Maker: Julia Rowe
Maker Birthplace: Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts
Maker Age: 10-12 years
Place Made: Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts
Year Made: 1811
Decade Made: 1810-1819
Owner: Rhode Island Historical Society
Accession Number: 1957.9.2
Object Credit: Gift of Donald Babcock, 1957
Contributor: Rhode Island Historical Society


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Tall rectangle
Object Dimensions: 15.8 H x 11.7 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 1
Decorative Bands: 1
Dividing Lines: 1
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet, Number series, Personal name, Date
Text medium: Stitched
Julia Rowe
Aged 11 1811
Motifs/Symbols: Animals, Birds and insects, Floral and plant, Human made object
Scenes/Pictures:
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Brown, Green, Pink, Tan
Thread Condition: Borders: Intact
Text: Intact
Symbols: Intact
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross, Straight, hemstitch
Thread Count: Vertical:
Horizontal:

Maker History

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Birth Name:
Rhode Island Historical Society Catalogue, object
Birthdate:
object,Massachusetts Vital Records
Birth Location:
Massachusetts Vital Records
County: Franklin
State Massachusetts Vital Records
Death Date:
Massachusetts Vital Records
Death Location:
cemetery records
Religion:
Uncertain
Parents:
Massachusetts Vital Records
Birth: Death:
Massachusetts Vital Records
Birth: Death:
Marriages:
Spouse: William Ruggles PopeBirth:
Massachusetts Vital Records
Death:
Massachusetts Vital Records
Date: Place:
Children:
Mary Esther PopeBirth: 1828Death: Apr. 25, 1910
Hannah Thayer PopeBirth: 1831Death: Jun. 23, 1921
Harriet Zeviah PopeBirth: 1842Death: 1925

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