Wisconsin Stories

Many states and towns used the American Bicentennial as an opportunity to commemorate local history. Thirty members of the Wisconsin Quilters Guild created patchwork squares representing themes, events, and sites associated with Wisconsin, and put them together in a traditional album quilt symbolic of state history.

“Wisconsin History Quilt”, 1976
Gift of the Wisconsin History Quilters (1976.104.1)

Key for Wisconsin History Quilt