WELCOME TO GRENFELL HOOKED MATS
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LECTURES at the 18th Rug Hooking Week at
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This site is devoted to research and the sharing of
information about the Hooked Mats and other
Industrial products of the Grenfell Mission.
The Grenfell Mission was a medical mission active
in Newfoundland and Labrador in the first half of
the 20th century. Wilfred Grenfell established a
cottage industry known as the Industrial which
produced the now well-known hooked mats and
other Industrial products.
Now in its Third Printing:
SILK STOCKING MATS: HOOKED MATS OF THE GRENFELL MISSION is a lavishly illustrated history of the Grenfell Mission's exquisite hooked
mats and the handcraft movement that inspired an international audience.
• Paperback: 197 pages
• Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press (August 30, 2005)
• Language: English Copies may be ordered from http://Amazon.com or http://MQUP.com
• ISBN: 0773525068
• Dimensions: 9.6 x 8.5 x 0.5 inches Autographed copies are available from Paula Laverty at
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