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Scope and Contents This collection consists of one catalogne (material woven from strips of old colored fabrics). This catalogne was woven by the Cercle de fermières de la Durantaye, a region in the province of Quebec, and was made to be used as a stair runner. The catalogne measures 19 feet long by 22 inches wide with raspberry red, beige, green, and blue colors. It was bought by the Acadian Archives to be part of their permanent collection.
Dates: Approximately 1980; Other: 2009-09-07
Dates: circa 1920-1940; Other: Date acquired: 2013-05-24
Dates: 1900-1950; Other: Date acquired: 2012-02
Dates: 1900-1945; Other: Date acquired: 2012-09
Dates: Approximately 1960; Other: Date acquired: 2019-06
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one Jacquard woven afghan measuring 45 inches wide by 69 inches long with a fringe border. The afghan depicts all the catholic churches of the St. John Valley and their names woven in black on a light gray-colored background. Also, depicted in the center of the afghan are the names of L’Association Française de la Vallée St-Jean; Le Centre Français Madawaska; La maison Mikesell; and the flag representing le centre français. The backside of the afghan shows a black...
Dates: 2014-00-00; Other: 2014-11-05
Dates: 1964-1965; Other: Date acquired: 2008
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one machine woven French-Canadian catalogne blanket made by Rachel Simard of Edmundston, N. B. The catalogne/blanket is of white and light gray cotton and measures 90 inches long by 58 inches wide.
Dates: 2008-00-00; Other: 2008-00-00