Content Resources

Based on exhibition content created by Janet Price, IQSCM Grace Snyder Exhibition Curator.
Crews, Patricia Cox and Naugle, Ronald C., edited by. Nebraska Quilts & Quiltmakers. University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln and London, 1991.
Potter, Lee Ann and Schamel, Wynell. The Homestead Act of 1862. Social Education 61, 6 (October 1997): 359‐364.
Price, Janet. Grace Snyder and Nebraska’s Quilt Traditions, Master’s Thesis Exhibition Report, International Quilt Study Center (2007).
Snyder, Grace, as told to Nellie Snyder Yost. No Time on my Hands, University of Nebraska Press, 1963.
Teaching with Documents: The Homestead Act of 1862. The National Archives.‐act/#documents.

Special Thanks for Quilts, Artifacts, Images, and Content Advice

International Quilt Study Center & Museum (IQSCM)
Patricia Crews, Director
Janet Price, Former Collections Manager
Marin Hanson, Exhibitions Curator
Kim Taylor, Collections Manager
Amanda Lensch, Graduate Curatorial Assistant
Di Kitterer Ryter, UNL Graduate Assistant

Grace Snyder’s Descendants
Skip & Anita Elfeldt
Josee Elfeldt Forell & Ray Schultz
Jo A. Yost Morphew
Jerry & Carolyn Snyder
James & Joyce Snyder
Rod & Sherrill Yost
Tom & Janice Yost
Nebraska State Historical Society (NSHS)
Lynne Ireland, Asst. Director, Program & Development
Karen Keehr, Curator, Photo Collection
Laura Mooney, Senior Museum Curator

Nebraska Department of Education
Harris Payne, Social Studies Director
Sarah Wynans, Kloefkorn Elementary 4th Grade Team Leader

U.S. Government Photos & Images
Dr. Kevin Bower, Nebraska Wesleyan University
Yvonne Hollenbeck, photos received from Billie Snyder Thornburg


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