AR.00028 Rebecca Salsbury James Colcha Patterns

Collection, MOIFA.AR.00028
This collection has not been fully processed, but no finding aid is available. Collection consists of a scrapbook of hand-drawn colcha patterns with extensive notes regarding how they were used, and a series of photographs of James's collection of miniatures. The miniatures and an annotated list with more information about them are in the Museum collection. One page from the scrapbook is presently (June, 2017) on display in the Treasure Chest. The Museum held an exhibition in 1963 featuring James's colcha and reverse glass painting.
1960s Bulk date(s)
Conditions Governing Access
Contact the Bartlett Library and Archives at the Museum of International Folk Art (505-476-1210) for further information.
Museum of International Folk Art Archives (Rebecca Salsbury James Colcha Patterns, AR.00028)
LOC Terms
Embroidery--Southwest, New [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh93008866]
Geographic names
Related people
Museum of International Folk Art (describes); Bartlett Library and Archives (describes); Rebecca Salsbury James (describes)
Related occurrence
Embroideries by Rebecca James (was used in)