Handmade Liberian Quilt

Liberia c. 2009

This handmade quilt was a gift to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton from President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia in 2009. The inscription "It Takes a Village" is a reference to the title of Clinton's 1996 book, It Takes a Village: And Other Lessons Children Teach Us, written while she was First Lady of the United States.

  • Source/Credit: Gift from Her Excellency Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of the Republic of Liberia, to Secretary of State Hillary
  • Catalog Number: 2011.0018.01
  • Created: c. 2009
  • Acquired: 2011

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