afghan

Dublin Core

Title

afghan

Description

Afghan or throw, navy blue and white, fringe around all edges. Children holding hands all the way around in solid blue, St. Mary’s written in banner at top, picture of St. Mary’s Grade School 1913-1983, picture of Community High School and St. Mary’s Grade School 1922-1977. In middle of afghan is a banner with St. Mary’s Catholic Church and a picture of the church. Below is a ribbon banner with Sterling, Illinois est. 1898. On the bottom is Community Catholic Middle School, St. Mary’s Grade School, built 1997 with picture across from school of Newman Center, built 1952. This was a gift from Sr. Rosemary Keegan, SL, who was a Sterling native.

Format

66" x 50"

Type

Textiles

Identifier

0946

Files

0946.jpg

Citation

“afghan,” Loretto Heritage Center Artifacts, accessed June 21, 2024, https://lorettoheritagecenter.omeka.net/items/show/1126.