Nebraska Authors

Patricia Cox Crews

Born 1948 Lexington, VA (USA)

Long-time Director of the International Quilt Study Center Museum at UNL.

Places Lived

Lexington, VA
Blacksburg, VA
Lincoln, NE
Roanoke, VA
Bluefield, WV
Manhattan, KS
Tallahassee, FL

Author Of

  • Nonfiction

Keywords

Textiles; Quilts

Education

Bachelor of Science, 1971,Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA
Master of Science, 1973, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
Doctor of Philosophy, 1984, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

Occupation

Instructor
Professor
Director

Places Worked

University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Associate Professor of Textiles Director of the International Quilt Study Center
Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
Virginia Western Community College, Roanoke, VA
Bluefield State College, Bluefield, WV
Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

Honors

Recipient of the Manufactured Fibers Research Award, American Fiber Manufacturers Association, 1991
Recipient of the Patricia and Phillip Frost Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in American Crafts, National Museum of American Art, 1993

Associations

Co-editor of 'Nebraska Quilts and Quiltmakers' with Ronald Naugle

Bibliography

Nebraska Quilts and Quiltmakers. 1991.
A Flowering of Quilts. 2001.
American Quilts in the Modern Age, 1870-1940. 2009. (editor with Marin E. Hanson)

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