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Eager to present a look at the war from the viewpoint of the people, curator Madelyn Shaw will discuss textile objects created during the American Civil War this Sunday.
Posted 1/7/14
Event Date
Sunday, January 12, 2014
Event Location
Meeting Room (3rd Floor), Providence Public Library
150 Empire St.
Additional Info
Free and open to the
public. For more
information, call
(401) 455-8000 or
visit the website.
Sunday, Jan. 12, 2
to 3:30 p.m.
Join museum curator Madelyn Shaw for a presentation on quilts and textiles of the American Civil War, based on her new book “Homefront and Battlefield: Quilts and Context in the Civil War.” Stick around for a book sale and signing after the presentation.
When: Sunday, Jan. 12
Where: Meeting Room (3rd Floor), Providence Public Library, 150 Empire St., Providence

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