Library and Museum Collections

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Library and Museum Collections

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Please browse the more than 5000 knit- and crochet-related treasures in the CKC Digital Repository’s Museum and Library Collections (drawn from Digital Public Library of America). CKC is seeking new partner organizations to share their collections of knitting and crochet with visitors to this resource. Contact us at info@centerforknitandcrochet for more information about participating.

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http://digital.lib.usu.edu/utils/getthumbnail/collection/Grouse/id/3787
Creator: Edison, Carol A
Date: 1985-07
Subjects:
Grouse Creek (Utah)--Pictorial works
Afghans (Coverlets)--Pictorial works
Crocheting--Pictorial works
Source: Mountain West Digital Library

https://catalog.archives.gov/OpaAPI/media/21939639/opa-renditions/thumbnails/0370.jpg-thumb.jpg
Creator: War Department. The Adjutant General's Office. 3/4/1907-9/18/1947, War Department. Record and Pension Office. 1892-5/11/1904
Source: National Archives and Records Administration

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=1668060&t=t
Creator: New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.)
Date: 1935 - 1945
Subjects:
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.)
Exhibitions
New York (State)--New York
Needlework
1900-1999
United States
Source: The New York Public Library

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=824570&t=t
Date: 1870
Subjects:
Tassels
Men
Needlework
Caps (Headgear)
Clothing & dress
Source: The New York Public Library

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=828014&t=t
Date: 1862
Subjects:
Shawls
Source: The New York Public Library

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=1668335&t=t
Creator: New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.)
Date: 1935 - 1945
Subjects:
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.)
Exhibitions
New York (State)--New York
Source: The New York Public Library

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=802869&t=t
Date: 1869
Subjects:
United States
1860-1869
Women--Clothing & dress
Clothing & dress
Source: The New York Public Library

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=1582417&t=t
Creator: Favier, Paul
Date: [Date Unavailable]
Subjects:
Architecture, French
17th century
Decoration and ornament, Architectural, in interior decoration
Source: The New York Public Library

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=804325&t=t
Date: 1884
Subjects:
Crocheting
Collars
1880-1889
Chairs
Children--Clothing & dress--United States--1880-1889
United States
Clothing & dress
Source: The New York Public Library

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=824911&t=t
Date: 1872
Subjects:
Oven mitts
Knit goods
Gloves
Mittens
Sewing equipment & supplies
Source: The New York Public Library

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=5231438&t=t
Creator: Creators Studios (Firm : New York, N.Y.)
Date: 1960 - 1969
Subjects:
Women
Evening gowns
Dresses
Clothing & dress
Source: The New York Public Library

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=1672944&t=t
Creator: New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.)
Date: 1935 - 1945
Subjects:
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.)
Exhibitions
New York (State)--New York
Source: The New York Public Library

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=826516&t=t
Date: 1877
Subjects:
Neckwear
Collars
Hats
Girls
Children--Clothing & dress
Sleeves
Neckties
Lace and lace making
Source: The New York Public Library

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=826314&t=t
Date: 1871
Subjects:
Bonnets
Knit goods
Jackets
Clothing & dress
Shawls
Sweaters
Source: The New York Public Library

http://images.nypl.org/index.php?id=826328&t=t
Date: 1905
Subjects:
Sweaters
Knit goods
Jackets
Women--Clothing & dress
Clothing & dress
Source: The New York Public Library

http://digital.lib.usu.edu/utils/getthumbnail/collection/Grouse/id/3960
Creator: Edison, Carol A
Date: 1985-07
Subjects:
Grouse Creek (Utah)--Pictorial works
Afghans (Coverlets)--Pictorial works
Crocheting--Pictorial works
Source: Mountain West Digital Library

Creator: Cartier-Bresson, Mme
Date: [1910?]
Subjects:
Lace and lace making
Crocheting--Patterns
Source: HathiTrust

https://books.google.com/books/content?id=wPwsAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&img=1&zoom=5&edge=curl
Creator: Barrière, Théodore, 1825-1877
Date: 1874
Source: HathiTrust

Creator: Hettich, Lola Burks, [from old catalog] ed
Date: c1912
Subjects:
Crocheting
Source: HathiTrust

Creator: Merrow machine company, Hartford, Conn. [from old catalog]
Date: c1889
Subjects:
Crocheting machines
Source: HathiTrust

Creator: Barrière, Théodore, 1825-1877
Date: [1864]
Source: HathiTrust

https://books.google.com/books/content?id=IlZHAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&img=1&zoom=5&edge=curl
Creator: Raymond, Emmeline, 1828-1902
Date: 1873
Subjects:
Sewing
Needlework--France
Source: HathiTrust

http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/gcfa/gtaa/do-th:gtaa88-33-0000021
Creator: Nelson, Martha
Date: 1988-01-18
Subjects:
Needlework--Georgia--Atlanta
Needlework--Colombia
Dresses--Georgia--Atlanta
Crocheting--Georgia--Atlanta
Girls' clothing--Georgia--Atlanta
Source: Digital Library of Georgia