MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, N.H.)

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Artists' colony in Peterborough, N.H., founded in 1908 by Marian MacDowell in memory of her husband, American composer Edward MacDowell (1860-1908). Its financial and administrative responsibilities were handled by the Edward MacDowell Association in New York, N.Y., known after 1970 as the MacDowell Colony, Inc.

From the description of MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, N.H.) records, 1869-1970 (bulk 1945-1968). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71068016

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Schwab, Arnold T. Arnold T. Schwab collection, 1876-1988 (bulk 1929-1955). Library of Congress
creatorOf MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, N.H.). Institutional file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Daniels, Mabel W. (Mabel Wheeler), 1878-1971. Papers, 1884-1971 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf MacDowell Colony Records, 1869-1970, (bulk 1945-1968) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Video organization file : MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, N.H.) : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Whitmore, George, 1945-1989. George Whitmore papers, 1959-1995 (bulk 1967-1989). Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Howe, Mary, 1882-1964. Mary Howe papers, 1884-1972. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Edwin Arlington Robinson collection, 1896-1984. Houghton Library
referencedIn Armstrong, Florence A., 1885-1962. Papers, 1901-1961 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Grumbach, Doris. Doris Grumbach papers, 1938-2002. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Chard Powers Smith papers, 1759-1978, 1910-1977 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Heyward, Dorothy, 1890-1961. Papers, [ca. 1850]-1976 (bulk 1918-1961). South Carolina Historical Society
referencedIn MacDowell Society of Evanston (Evanston, Ill.). Records, 1922-1973. Evanston Historical Society
creatorOf Belton, Don. Papers, ca. 1960-2009. Indiana University
creatorOf MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, N.H.). MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, N.H.) records, 1869-1970 (bulk 1945-1968). Library of Congress
referencedIn Correspondence and other papers of Arthur Sullivan, W. S. (William Schwenck) Gilbert, and related persons, 1834-1979. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Levin, Harry. Harry Levin Papers. 1920-1995. Houghton Library
referencedIn Smith, Chard Powers, 1894-. Chard Powers Smith papers, 1759-1978 (bulk 1910-1977). Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Douglas, Laura Glenn, 1888-1962. Papers, 1899-1979. South Carolina Newspaper Project
referencedIn MacDowell, Edward, 1860-1908. Edward and Marian MacDowell collection, 1861-1960 (bulk 1900-1956). Library of Congress
referencedIn MacDowell, Marian, 1857-1956. Marian MacDowell papers, 1876-1969 (bulk 1908-1938). Library of Congress
referencedIn Cather, Willa, 1873-1947. [Letters, chiefly from Willa Cather to Louise Guerber, later Louise Burroughs]. Drew University Library, Rose Memorial Library
referencedIn Mary Howe papers, 1884-1972 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
referencedIn Beals, Jessie Tarbox. Photographs, 1896-1941 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Doris Grumbach papers, 1938-2002 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Photographs, 1896-1941, n.d. Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Frame, Janet. Janet Frame papers, 1925-1990 (bulk 1969-1989). Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Marian MacDowell Papers, 1876-1969, (bulk 1908-1938) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn George Whitmore papers, 1959-1995, 1967-1989 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Allen, Hervey, 1889-1949. person
associatedWith Anderson, Wallace Ludwig, 1917- person
associatedWith Armstrong, Florence A., 1885-1962. person
associatedWith Beals, Jessie Tarbox. person
associatedWith Belton, Don. person
associatedWith Brodeur, Marie. person
associatedWith Brodeur, Marie. person
associatedWith Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976. person
associatedWith Cather, Willa, 1873-1947. person
associatedWith Colum, Mary. person
associatedWith Colum, Mary. person
associatedWith Colum, Padraic, 1881-1972. person
associatedWith Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990. person
associatedWith Daniels, Mabel W. (Mabel Wheeler), 1878-1971. person
associatedWith Douglas, Laura Glenn, 1888-1962. person
associatedWith Edward MacDowell. person
associatedWith Edward MacDowell Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Edward MacDowell Association. Edward MacDowell Association records. corporateBody
associatedWith Fillmore, Louise Dutton. person
associatedWith Fillmore, Parker, 1878-1944. person
associatedWith Frame, Janet. person
associatedWith Frankel, Max, 1914- person
associatedWith Gross, Chaim, 1904- person
associatedWith Grumbach, Doris. person
associatedWith Hagedorn, Hermann, 1882-1964. person
associatedWith Hale, Thomas Shaw. person
associatedWith Heyward, Dorothy, 1890-1961. person
associatedWith Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940. person
associatedWith Howe, Mary, 1882-1964. person
associatedWith Isaacs, Lewis Montefiore, 1877-1944. person
associatedWith JESSIE TARBOX BEALS, 1870-1942 person
associatedWith Kendall, George M. person
associatedWith Levin, Harry, 1912-1994 person
associatedWith MacDowell, Edward, 1860-1908. person
associatedWith MacDowell, Marian, 1857-1956. person
associatedWith MacDowell Society of Evanston (Evanston, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Marian MacDowell person
associatedWith Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972. person
associatedWith Olsen, Tillie. person
associatedWith Olsen, Tillie. person
associatedWith Robinson, Edwin Arlington, 1869-1935. person
associatedWith Schwab, Arnold T. person
associatedWith Smith, Chard Powers, 1894- person
associatedWith Studin, Charles H. person
associatedWith Sweeney, James Johnson, 1900-1986. person
associatedWith Talma, Louise, 1906-1996. person
associatedWith Untermeyer, Jean Starr, 1886-1970. person
associatedWith Whitmore, George, 1945-1989. person
associatedWith Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New Hampshire--Peterborough
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Artist colonies--New Hampshire--Peterborough
Artists
Artist colonies
Musicians
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Active 1869

Active 1970

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