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Alma Gilbert-Smith papers

Identifier: MS-748

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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).


  • 1979 - 2013


Conditions Governing Access


Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.


1.25 linear ft. (3 boxes)

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Additional Description


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.

Part of the Rauner Library Archives and Manuscripts Repository

6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA

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