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Teacup Quilters Scrapbooks, 2004-2012


The Teacup Quilters is an organization for local quilters based in Manteo, N.C. As of 2017, the group meets weekly on Tuesdays. It is best known for its annual Priceless Pieces quilt show, held in Manteo in March each year. The show features quilts created by members of the Teacup Quilters and other quilting groups (such as the Barefoot Quilters' Bee and Hatteras Island Quilt Guild) as well as antique and heirloom quilts contributed by local families. This collection consists of four scrapbooks created by members of the Teacup Quilters from 2004 to 2012. The scrapbooks largely contain photographs, news clippings, and exhibit labels documenting the annual Priceless Pieces quilt shows hosted b ... (more below)

Title

Teacup Quilters Scrapbooks, 2004-2012

Collection Number

ORG.5161

Date(s)

2004-2012

Box 1Box 2
Language

English

Physical Description
Cubic feet
0.67
Abstract

The Teacup Quilters is an organization for local quilters based in Manteo, N.C. As of 2017, the group meets weekly on Tuesdays. It is best known for its annual Priceless Pieces quilt show, held in Manteo in March each year. The show features quilts created by members of the Teacup Quilters and other quilting groups (such as the Barefoot Quilters' Bee and Hatteras Island Quilt Guild) as well as antique and heirloom quilts contributed by local families. This collection consists of four scrapbooks created by members of the Teacup Quilters from 2004 to 2012. The scrapbooks largely contain photographs, news clippings, and exhibit labels documenting the annual Priceless Pieces quilt shows hosted by the group. Photographs and labels for each quilt displayed at the shows are included.

Physical Location

5B7

Creator

Teacup Quilters (Manteo, N.C.)

Repository

Outer Banks History Center


Chronological, with one exception


This collection contains four volumes that are grouped together in boxes according to size. Volumes 1 and 3 are housed in box 1, and volumes 2 and 4 are housed in box 2. Material within each scrapbook is arranged chronologically, with the exception of material from the 2009 quilt show, which appears at the end of volume 1.


Available for research.


Copyright is retained by the authors of these materials, or their descendants, as stipulated by the United States copyright law (Title 17 US Code). Individual researchers are responsible for using these materials in conformance with copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying these materials.


Processed by Samantha Crisp, December 2017.


The Teacup Quilters is an organization for local quilters based in Manteo, N.C. As of 2017, the group meets weekly on Tuesdays. It is best known for its annual Priceless Pieces quilt show, held in Manteo in March each year. The show features quilts created by members of the Teacup Quilters and other quilting groups (such as the Barefoot Quilters' Bee and Hatteras Island Quilt Guild) as well as antique and heirloom quilts contributed by local families. One quilt created by the group is raffled at the show to benefit charity. The event has been hosted annually since 1997.


[identification of item], ORG.5161, Teacup Quilters Scrapbooks, Outer Banks History Center, Manteo, N.C., U.S.A.


Donated by Annette Ratzenberger, May 2013.


This collection consists of four scrapbooks created by members of the Teacup Quilters from 2004 to 2012. The scrapbooks largely contain photographs, news clippings, and exhibit labels documenting the annual Priceless Pieces quilt shows hosted by the group. Photographs and labels for each quilt displayed at the shows are included.


  • Decorative arts--North Carolina
  • Folk art--North Carolina
  • Quilting--Societies, etc.
  • Women--Societies and clubs.
  • Manteo (N.C.)--Social life and customs