Common Threads, Uncommon Beauty

Date: 9/12/2004
Time: 1:30-4:00
Type: Meeting
Location: Patton House
Teacher: Glee Krueger

Glee Krueger is a renowned scholar of American samplers and  the author of two
books about them. Sunday – Glee will present two lecture/slide shows. One will be
entitled  “Pleasure of Their Company”, a slide show of her personal sampler collection
which includes both miniature samplers  and larger ones. The second part of the
afternoon will be a presentation of slides of the sampler collection from  the
Vassar College where she has been doing research to identify the places where the
samplers were made and the  identity of the makers. The title of this lecture
is “Common threads, Uncommon Beauty: The Martha Clawson Reed and Mrs. James W. Packard
Collections” and will include recently added slides and information. Free to
members, $20 fee for non-members.