Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2102. Draft weaving pattern for a "Snail Trail" coverlet originally included in a 1781 letter from a young soldier to his sweetheart in western Virginia (present day Kentucky). The pattern was a memento given at a 1977 weaving convention. Distributed by Bousman's Little Loomhouse, Louisville, Kentucky. Includes an inscription on the verso from Bousman.
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Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Bousman, Louise Tate, 1906-1979 (SC 2102)" (2009). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 1116.