Edward MacDowell Association records

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.edwamacd
Creators:
Edward MacDowell Association
MacDowell Colony
Dates:
1947-1968
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
9 Reels
ca. 5,600 items (on 9 microfilm reels)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Papers relating to the MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, New Hampshire, including artists' applications, letters of recommendation, and photographs of artists' works.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
MacDowell Colony is administered by the nonprofit Edward MacDowell Association; founded in 1907 by Edward MacDowell, a composer, and his wife; the Colony offers a retreat for visual artists, writers and composers in Peterborough, N.H.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels N68-39 - N68-47 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming 1968 by the Edward MacDowell Association.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Artist colonies -- New Hampshire Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Washington, D.C. 20001
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