Sunday, August 14, 2016

Star-Spangled Banner Quilt - Locating Alice's squares


Thank-you, Alice Allen. Here's where your squares are found on the completed Star-Spangled Banner Quilt:

This one is at the top toward the center.



This one is along the bottom in the center. Notice how it shows off the star quilting beautifully.


Everyone who participated in its creation thus far is entered in the drawing to win the quilt. But wait! There's more!

There are still opportunities available to WIN this beautiful king-size, handmade quilt!

1. Submit an article about YOUR War of 1812 ancestor, or how using digitized military records has enhanced your own genealogy research. Articles should be a minimum of 250 words, and emailed by November 1, 2016 to  geneaquilters1812@gmail.com.

2. Donate via the Genea-Quilters PayPal account. Be sure to include your contact information! You may also use the Donate button on the side of this blog article.

Please share this with all of your friends, both online and off. We'd love this quilt to make a big difference towards preserving the War of 1812 pensions!

Every cent donated will go to the Preserve the Pensions fund. All costs related to making this gorgeous quilt were generously donated. The PayPal donation links are direct via geneaquilters1812@gmail.com




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