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Alma Gilbert-Smith papers

MS-748
 Collection
Identifier: MS-748
The Papers of Alma Gilbert-Smith contains drafts, corrected drafts, and final typescripts for her studies of Maxfield Parrish. Includes drafts and typescripts of "The Make Believe World of Maxfield Parrish and Sue Lewin" (1990) and "Maxfield Parrish: The Masterworks" (1992). Also includes photographs of Parrish's home, "The Oaks" immediately after a fire in 1979 destroyed the house as well as after a reproduction was created on the site. The second box details the lawsuit brought by Alma Gilbert against Pomegranate Publications and the executors of the rights of Maxfield Parrish in 1995 and 1996. A 2013 addition includes a presentation copy of Gilbert-Smith's "Maxfield Parrish: The Secret Letters " (2013).

Dates

  • 1979 - 2013

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

1.25 linear ft. (3 boxes)

Overview

Alma Gilbert-Smith, author. Contains drafts for her studies on artist Maxfield Parrish as well as documentation related to law suits Gilbert has been involved with.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA