This publication was made possible by generous support
from the James Madison Council, a national, private-sector advisory
council dedicated to helping the Library of Congress share its unique
resources with the nation and the world.
The text for this guide was written by James Hardin.
Photographs of collection items were taken by David A. Taylor.
The guide was designed by Robert L. Wiser, Silver Spring, Maryland.
Library of Congress, 2004.
"Echoes From the Prairie," quilt by Constance Finlayson, Carrollton,
Missouri, completed June 1991. The 1992 Missouri State Winner, Lands' End All-American
(The Lands' End All American Quilt Contest Collection)