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Rug Donation On Display At Museum

A recent donation by Nancy Finke of Arrow Rock has returned a locally-made woven room-size rag rug to Grundy County.
This room-size rug was woven by Ada Jewitt in Galt and was in use by the Galt Jackson family for many years. A common 20th Century practice was to save old garments, tear them into strips and have them woven into rugs. Small “throw rugs” were very common and room-size

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