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Title Rio Grande textiles / compiled and edited by Nora Fisher.
Imprint Santa Fe : Museum of New Mexico Press, c1994.

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 Spec. Coll. Southwest  TS1306.U452 S367 1994    LIB USE ONLY
Description xii, 196 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Note "A new edition of Spanish textile tradition of New Mexico and Colorado."
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-189) and index.
Subject Textile industry -- Colorado.
Textile fabrics -- Colorado.
Textile industry -- New Mexico.
Textile fabrics -- New Mexico.
Contents Foreword to first edition / Yvonne Lange -- Introduction / Teresa Archuleta-Sagel -- The Setting: A Brief history of Spanish textile production in the southwest / Dorothy Boyd Bowen -- Efectos del pais: a history of weaving along the Rio Grande / Ward Alan Minge -- Spanish-Americans, their servants and sheep: a culture history of weaving in Southern Colorado / Marianne L. Stoller -- The Textiles: Introductory remarks / Dorothy Boyd Bowen -- Bands and stripes / Trish Spillman -- Saltillo sarapes of Mexico / Joe Ben Wheat -- Bands and stripes with Saltillo design elements / Dorothy Boyd Bowen -- Saltillo design systems / Dorothy Boyd Bowen -- Vallero blankets / Nora Fisher -- Weft Ikat blankets / Nora Fisher -- Handspun cotton blankets / Dorothy Boyd Bowen -- Yardage / Nora Fisher -- Jerga / Trish Spillman -- Colcha embroidery / Nora Fisher -- Textile production in twentieth-century New Mexico / Charlene Cerny and Christine Mather -- Appendices: The Treadle loom / Nora Fisher -- The Materials of Southwestern weaving / Nora Fisher and Joe Ben Wheat -- Fabric structure / Nora Fisher -- Natural and synthetic dyes / Dorothy Boyd Bowen and Trish Spillman -- The Dye analysis / Max Saltzman.
Other Author Fisher, Nora.
Other Title Spanish textile tradition of New Mexico and Colorado.