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Collected Item: “Community quilts will commemorate stories of the COVID-19 pandemic”

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Community quilts will commemorate stories of the COVID-19 pandemic

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news article

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The Cameron Art Museum and the Advocacy Project have teamed up to display quilts made by people around the world. These quilts depict the struggles their makers have faced during COVID-19. The museum is encouraging families to make their own COVID-19 quilt squares and return them to the museum. Returned squares will be made into a quilt that will be displayed at the museum for a limited time.

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Wilmington, North Carolina, Cameron Art Museum, museum, art, quilt, Advocacy Project,

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https://www.wect.com/2021/02/23/community-quilts-will-commemorate-stories-covid-pandemic/

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Ashlea Koshikowski

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2021-02-23
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