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Alabama Snapshots: Heirloom Quilts

18-month-old David, sitting on his great-grandmother’s quilt. SUBMITTED BY Kathy Crowder, Dothan.

Handmade by my great-grandmother,”Sally” Brundige. She called this pattern a double wedding ring.
SUBMITTED BY Dianne Deshler, Oxford.

Billie Bailey’s “country decor” fan-design quilt from the 1980s. SUBMITTED BY Jackie Labriola, Wetumpka.

For our 25th wedding anniversary, my husband Oran surprised me with this quilt made of photos from all of our travels around the world. SUBMITTED BY Alina Adams, Boaz

Icy Freeman with granddaughter Jennifer Brock and great-grandson Will Brock holding three of her quilts. SUBMITTED BY Andrew Brock, Boaz.

Sean Allen holding a quilt made by his mother, Maureen Strickling. SUBMITTED BY Kelly Mead, Wetumpka.

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