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Textile industry

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Catalogne chemin d’escalier/stair runner

 Collection
Identifier: MCC-00485
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

Holly Violette tunic & skirt from the Madawaska Weavers

 Unprocessed Material — Other 2 items
Identifier: AA2013-6
Dates: Other: 1974
Found in: Acadian Archives

Jackie Lausier weaving boat shuttle

 Collection
Identifier: MCC-00479
Dates: Approximately 1960; Other: Date acquired: 2019-06

Jacquard woven afghan of Les Eglises de la vallée 2014

 Collection
Identifier: MCC-00493
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