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The First Effort of an Infant Hand: An Introduction to Virginia Schoolgirl Embroideries, 1742-1850

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The Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts in Winston-Salem, North Carolina has located a number of rare schoolgirl embroideries from Virginia. The needlework provides insight into the lives of young girls, religious and moral values, and women’s social standing.
Journal of Early Southern Decorative Arts (NoCar N 6520 .J67), Vol. 16 Issue 2, Nov 1990, p30-101, il, map, bibl, f