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Region: West Tennessee
1867 Anna B. Adams
Mrs. Covey?, Teacher
Lexington Female Seminary?
Tennessee State Museum, Nashville

22"V x 20"H © TSS 195
fibers: wool
ground: 24 ct. linen
Description:
It is possible that Anna made her sampler at the Lexington Female Seminary, which opened in 1850. The principal was Mrs. Covey, wife of Rev. J. V. E. Covey, a Methodist preacher. Tuition in the primary class was $8.00 with ornamental needlework an additional $4.00.