Delaware Discoveries: Girlhood Embroidery, 1750-1850

  • May 19, 2018 - July 22, 2018
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
406 Federal St.
Dover, DE 19901
Contact: (302) 674-2111
Admission: $10.00

The Biggs Museum will honor the upcoming publication of Delaware Discoveries: Girlhood Embroidery, 1750-1850, the definitive study of Delaware girlhood samplers of the 18th and 19th centuries, with an exhibition of historic needlework. The exhibition will feature approximately 80 antique samplers and other forms of embroidery from all three counties of the state with a special emphasis on debuting the work of little-known schools of needlework instruction; It will also be accompanied by a national symposium, public workshops and a book signing.

Delaware Discoveries: Girlhood Embroidery, 1750-1850
  • 406 Federal St.
  • Dover, DE 19901
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  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

The Biggs Museum will honor the upcoming publication of Delaware Discoveries: Girlhood Embroidery, 1750-1850, the definitive study of Delaware girlhood samplers of the 18th and 19th centuries, with an