Gee's Bend Quilt, Annie Mae Young

A Teeny Tiny Intro to Gee’s Bend

Day 5, The Gee’s Bend Quilters

Day 5, The Gee’s Bend Quilters

quilts of gee bend, annie mae young, work-clothes quilt with center medallion of strips, 1976

Annie Mae Manigault, in a beautifully embroidered or printed dress with fur coat, circa 1920. photo by Richard Samuel Roberts, via South Carolina ETV, Flickr set

Annie Mae Manigault, in a beautifully embroidered or printed dress with fur coat, circa photo by Richard Samuel Roberts, via South Carolina ETV

Annie Mae Jones' Old Fashioned Chicken Gravy Recipe - CookEatShare

Annie Mae Jones' Old Fashioned Chicken Gravy Recipe - CookEatShare

On May 23rd , 1946 a Black tenant farmer James Fultz and  his wife Annie Mae  delivered  the nation's  first set of African American quadruplets . The Fultz  family , which already included 6 children , lived in Reidsville,North Carolina.Thirty -seven year -old Annie Mae,  like most women during the era, conceived naturally without the aid  of fertility treatments

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Little Known Black History Fact: The Fultz Quads were the worldss first recorded African American identical quadruplets and was born May in REIDSVILLE, NC. Baby Formula company PET jumped o?

Annie Mae Young, born 1928. Blocks and strips, ca. 1970, cotton, polyester, synthetic blends, 83 x 80 inches.

Annie Mae Young - Blocks and Strips - c. 1970 Cotton, polyester, synthetic blends 83 x 80 inches

Gloria Calomee (Annie Mae), Days of Our Lives, 1969

Gloria Calomee (Annie Mae), Days of Our Lives, 1969

The quadruplets mother, Annie Mae, with their brother.  Annie Mae Fultz was deaf and mute.  The doctor took advantage of this and their story is SO sad.  You can read it online if interested.

FULTZ QUADRUPLETS: The Girls mother, Annie Mae, with their brother. Annie Mae Fultz was deaf and mute. The doctor took advantage of this and their story is SO sad.

Utah based apron maker and my amazing aunt, Alisa Hancock, makes one of a kind fashions found no where else! Check her out! Annie mae designs

Utah based apron maker and my amazing aunt, Alisa Hancock, makes one of a kind fashions found no where else!

—ANNIE MAE YOUNG: "I just put some pieces together in my own head, in my own mind how I want it." (c. 1965 multiple-border quilt)  Annie Mae Young, born in 1928, made this medallion strip quilt with multiple borders from cotton, polyester and wool scraps. The quilt is 91 by 81 inches.

ANNIE MAE YOUNG: "I just put some pieces together in my own head, in my own mind how I want it." (Annie May Young and her c.

Annie Mae Mull Craton (1892 - 1982) - Find A Grave Memorial

Annie Mae Mull Craton (1892 - 1982) - Find A Grave Memorial

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