This blog page is being used by Belthorne Design Studios to share research information relating to US History from 1850 to 1900 and any other fantastic graphic design creations. Final quilt piece information can be found at the Quilting a Nation page (please click link to the right).
This is Harriet Beecher Stowe, the author of Uncle Tom's Cabin. Uncle Tom's Cabin is a book about a slave who is mistreated. It informed a lot of people in the north and in Europe about how slave owners mistreated their slaves. It was a major event in the beggining of the civil war.