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Grandma’s Log Cabin Quilts

GRANDMA’S LOG CABIN QUILTS by Linda C Butler Grandma learned to make quilts as a young girl with her Turner sisters, sewing exquisitely fine stitches by hand.  Quilts were made from scraps left over from making articles of clothing and … Continue reading

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Building a Home

HOMESTEADING IN THE CANADIAN WEST: ‘Hit or Miss’ Choosing Like our great-grandpa and grandpa Vance, a number of Easterners came to friends or family out West and from there they looked around and chose the quarter section (160 acres) they wanted … Continue reading

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