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The Deerfield Society of Blue and White Needlework's cross-stitch embroideries were commented upon in the July 27, 1904 "Boston Evening Transcript": "The possibilities of cross-stitch are also being demonstrated -- the formality demanded by the stitch being combined with a certain degree of drollery in a most delightful way."


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"Dovecote Aviary"

artisan   Deerfield Society of Blue and White Needlework
date   1909
location   Deerfield, Massachusetts
process/materials   cross-stitched linen on linen
item type   Art/Decorative Arts - Textiles
accession #   #NBW.019

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