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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.
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