Object Details

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Mary Ann Hack, 1824

Sampler Archive ID: SA000311
Maker: Mary Ann Hack
Maker Birthplace: Maryland
Maker Age: 7-9 years
Place Made: Either Maryland or Delaware
Year Made: 1824
Decade Made: 1820-1829
Owner: Winterthur Museum
Accession Number: 2011.0036.003
Object Credit: Gift of Philip W. Warner
Contributor: Winterthur Museum

Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Mostly square
Object Dimensions: 18 H x 18 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 2
Decorative Bands: 0
Dividing Lines: 10
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet, Number series, Personal name, Date, Verse
Text medium: Stitched
  'Tis Religion that can give
Sweetest pleasures while we live
  'Tis Religion must supply
Solid comforts when we die
  After death its joys shall be
Lasting as Eternity
Mary Ann Hack November 4th 1824
Motifs/Symbols: Floral and plant, Human made object
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Thread: Unsure
Thread Colors Front: Black, Blue, Brown, Gold, Green, Red, Rust, Tan, White, Yellow
Thread Condition: Borders: Slight loss
Text: Slight loss
Symbols: Slight loss
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross, Eyelet, Four sided, Rice, Satin
Thread Count: Vertical:

Maker History

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Birth Name:
ancestry.com family trees
Birth Location:
City: unknown
County: unknown
State 1850 Federal Census
Death Date:
ancestry.com family trees
Death Location:
census records, grave of husband
First English Lutheran Church (Baltimore, Md.), Registers of births, etc
cemetery records
Sherman's (St. David's) Union Church, York County, Pennsylvania, 1751-1800
cemetery records
cemetery records
cemetery records
cemetery records
Maryland, Marriages, 1666-1970
cemetery records Louden Park Cemetery Baltimore Maryland
cemetery records Louden Park Cemetery Baltimore Maryland
Maryland, Marriages, 1666-1970
Maryland, Marriages, 1666-1970
John Hack WarnerBirth: Oct. 26, 1834Death:
Valeria Forbes WarnerBirth: Feb. 12, 1836Death: Feb. 7, 1848
Gustavus Niles WarnerBirth: Aug. 17, 1840Death: after 1880
Clintonia WarnerBirth: 1845Death:
Elizabeth Amanda WarnerBirth: 1848Death: May 22, 1836
Mary L. WarnerBirth: 1850Death: 1876
Oliver Frank Hack WarnerBirth: Dec. 11, 1853Death: Feb. 25, 1907

Object History

Previous Owners:

Name: Phillip Warner
Relation to maker: descendant


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