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Thursday, November 17, 2005

 

Pre-Civil War era quilt bought online by Oxford historian


(Oxford, CT) The old met the new when Oxford's town historian bought a 150-year-old quilt on eBay.

Dorothy DeBisschop, the town's historian, found the antebellum Civil War Friendship Quilt and won the auction for the rare artifact of the town's rural past with a bid of one thousand dollars.

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