120-year-old quilt presented

Members of the Bethel Rural Community Organization’s Historic Preservation Committee of Haywood County visited the Appalachian Women’s Museum recently and presented an antique quilt to the museum from the Henry and Flora Kinsland Plott House. Left to right, Nancy Armstrong, Susan Baxley, Cheryl Beck and Evelyn Coltman, committee chair, as Beck, an AWM board member, accepted the approximately 120-year-old quilt. The “Tulip Quilt” will be on display during the Airing of the Quilts at the museum in Dillsboro from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, May 4.