Pink wool crocheted baby blanket

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Identifier

2020.012

Title

Pink wool crocheted baby blanket

Creator

Alice Eichelberger Cleland (1864-1938)

Date

1880

Format

36" x 40"

Description

Pink crocheted baby blanket made by Alice Eichelberger Cleland (1864-1938) of Middletown, Dauphin County, PA, USA, possibly for her youngest daughters Lottie Cleland (1892-1905) and Louella Cleland Weirich (1895-1983). Louella probably also used the blanket for her own daughters, Gloria Weirich Milspaw (1922- ) and Mitzi Weirich Caldwell (1927-2018).

Provenance

Yvonne J Milspaw

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