An Original Quilt Made By Martha Washington

6,802 views February 1, 2019
Martha Washington is best known for being the loving and supporting wife of George Washington. But did you know one of her personal interests was making quilts? In this video, executive director of historic preservation and collections Susan Schoelwer talks about one of Martha's quilts, and its intricate design. We are lucky to have such an item, as it reveals a more personal side of Martha Washington. 10 facts about Martha Washington: https://www.mountvernon.org/george-washington/martha-washington/ten-facts-about-martha-washington/
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