While this building itself is not historic, it represents an important art form of the Civil War era. Quilts were sewn and sold to raise funds to support both the abolitionist movement and the war effort, as well as to warm and comfort soldiers. Today, quilting that was once done by hand is done largely by machine. Stop by and see how modern quilts are made.
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