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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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Editor’s Staff


If you have plans to return to work now that the worst of the pandemic is behind us, perhaps you would like to consider a new job. A historical look at some Lost Occupations may inspire your search.

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