National Park Quilts

National Park Service Centennial 1916-2016

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Olde America Antiques and American Quilt Blocks celebrates the National Park Service Centennial, 1916-2016. There are special quilt blocks and sets of quilt blocks we have developed to pay tribute to the NPS Centennial. Our business specializes in national park quilt blocks. We have developed about 1,000 quilt blocks for more than 50 different national parks and monuments up to this point and are adding new quilt blocks for other National Park Service locations each year.

Consider creating a special quilt to pay tribute to the National Park Service Centennial. We offer free patterns for wall hangings, quilt maps, tote bags, hot pads, ornaments, pillows and fabric postcards. You can choose quilt blocks from more than 50 national parks and monuments on our web sites, including more than 50 specialty quilt blocks designed specifically for the National Park Service Centennial by Susan Davis. Quilts and other quilted articles made for the NPS Centennial will persevere and be a symbol of the popularity of the National Park System and all that it stands for. These quilts will be a legacy that will endure into the future.

The Great American Quilt Contest and Festival in honor of the Statue of Liberty Centennial took place in 1985. It is estimated that more than 10,000 quilts were created for this event, from young children to experienced quilters. This quilt contests was responsible for thousands of quilts being created to celebrate this event that would not exist otherwise.

Below is a list of the various National Park Service locations we have developed quilt block for. The national park quilt blocks are available to order on our web site. These can be ordered in different sizes and as single quilt blocks or in sets. If you have any questions or need assistance in placing your order please contact us. We are a small company with a focus on quality and personal service and will be glad to help you however we can.

 

National Parks and Monuments quilt blocks on our web site include:

Acadia National Park – 4 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Arches and Canyonlands National Park – 2 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Badlands National Park – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Black Hills National Forest – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Boston National Historical Park – 4 sets plus specialty quilt blocks

Bryce Canyon National Park – 7 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Cape Cod National Seashore – 2 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Carlsbad Caverns National Park – 2 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Colorado National Monument – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Crater Lake National Park – 4 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt block

Death Valley National Park – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Denali National Park – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Devils Tower National Monument – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Everglades National Park – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Glacier National Park – 11 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Grand Canyon National Park – 10 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Grand Teton National Park – 2 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Great Smoky Mountains National Park – 6 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park – 2 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Independence National Historical Park – 4 sets plus specialty quilt blocks

Joshua Tree National Park – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Lassen Volcanic National Park – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Mammoth Cave National Park – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Mesa Verde National Park – 3 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Mount Rainier National Park – 3 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Mount Rushmore National Memorial – 2 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Mount Saint Helens National Volcanic Monument – 1 set of 4 plus quilt maps

Mount Shasta National Natural Landmark – 1 set of 4 plus quilt maps

Olympic National Park – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Painted Desert National Park – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Petrified Forest National Park – 1 set of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Redwood National and State Parks – 4 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Rocky Mountain National Park – 9 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Sequoia National Park – 2 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Shenandoah National Park – 2 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Statue of Liberty National Monument – 3 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Ellis Island National Monument – 1 set of 4

Yellowstone National Park – 18 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Yosemite National Park – 10 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

Zion National Park – 7 sets of 4 plus specialty quilt blocks

 

Other National and State Park quilt blocks on our web site include:

Abraham Lincoln – 5 sets of 4

Alamo – 1 set of 4

Big Bend National Park – 2 quilt blocks and 1 specialty quilt block

Bristlecone Pine Ancient Forest – 1 set of 4

Capitol Reef National Park – 1 specialty quilt block

Chattanooga National Military Park – 1 set of 4

Colonial National Historic Park – 3 sets of 4

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area – 4 sets of 4

Gettysburg National Military Park – 5 sets of 4

George Washington – 2 sets of 4

George Washington Memorial Parkway – 1 set of 4

Hot Springs National Park – 1 set of 4

Lewis and Clark – 1 set of 4

Longfellow National Historic Site – 1 set of 4

Minute Man National Historical Park – 2 sets of 4

San Antonio Missions – 1 set of 4

Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site – 1 set of 4

Washington DC – 4 sets of 4

Wright Brothers – 1 set of 4

WPA National Park Posters – 1 set of 4

 

National Park Related quilt blocks on our web site:

Camping and Canoeing – 6 sets of 4

Civil War Related – 5 sets plus specialty quilt block

Fish and Fishing – 5 sets of 4

Hiking and Climbing – 1 set of 4

Patriotic and 4th of July – 8 sets of 4

Revolutionary War Related – 3 sets plus specialty quilt block