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  • Quilts for a Cause

    Quilts for a Cause

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    “Gun Boat Quilt” was a term given to the raffle quilts made by southern women in order to finance the building of gun boats needed during the Civil War to protect the ports of the southern states and the shipping lanes in and out of southern harbors. This is part of the story.

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[elementor-template id=”3378″] Help Us Solve the Mystery of this Card #2 First Sunday Mystery Card Postcard History’s mystery card for November is a photograph copyrighted in 1903 by John F. Strigkrott (?) – even at +500 enlargement the name is not clear.) The card is clean and has aged well for what may be assumed […]

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