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Region: Middle Tennessee
1832 Mary J. Bugg
Little Dog Group
College Grove or Owens Hill, Williamson Co.
Tennessee State Museum, Nashville

1812"V x 1812"H © TSS 068
fibers: silk
ground: 20 ct. linen
Biography:
Mary J. Bugg (1816-?) was the daughter of Jesse Bugg and Martha (Patsy) Andrews. Mary wed Zachariah Calhoun, a Methodist lay minister, and they moved to Massac Co., Illinois.
Description:
Mary almost completed her sampler. The green area of stitching in the lower left hand corner may have been the base for a basket or vase.
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