• Ohio Is My Dwelling Place: Schoolgirl Embroidery 1800-1850

  • One of the most intriguing cultural artifacts of our nation’s past was made by young girls—the embroidery sampler. In Ohio Is My Dwelling Place, American decorative arts expert Sue Studebaker documents the samplers created in Ohio prior to 1850, the girls who made them, their families, and the teachers who taught them to stitch.These samplers serve as a tangible and enduring legacy of Ohio’s history, and readers will be intrigued and fascinated by the stories presented in this extraordinary keepsake volume.

    • Lavishly illustrated book
    • Includes an extensive chart of known pioneer teachers and schools in Ohio
    • Maps depicting the counties where the samplers were made
    • 8.5"L x "11W

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