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Chelmsford Bicentennial Quilt 1976   quilt

History of the Quilt

Click on a section of the quilt above to read the history of that square.

Names Behind the Quilt

A list of names of those who were involved in the 1976 Quilt project as that list appeared in the 1976 booklet.

Special Thanks To...

The Library wishes to thank the Chelmsford Cultural Council for its part in having the quilt cleaned and preserved by the Textile Conservation Center at the American Textile History Museum in Lowell so that future generations may view it in the new library.

Thanks to the
Massachusetts Cultural Council.


Thanks also to the Chelmsford Historical Society which supported this project.