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Interviews of Frances Grimes and Maxfield Parrish, [ca. 1960]

Creator:
Spinney, Frank  Search this
Parrish, Maxfield, 1870-1966  Search this
Subject:
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus  Search this
Grimes, Frances  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- New Hampshire -- Cornish  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Artist colonies -- New Hampshire -- Cornish  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10644
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214220
AAA_collcode_spinfran
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214220

Interviews of Frances Grimes and Maxfield Parrish

Creator:
Spinney, Frank  Search this
Parrish, Maxfield, 1870-1966  Search this
Names:
Grimes, Frances, 1869-1963  Search this
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus, 1848-1907  Search this
Extent:
8 Items (sound cassettes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
[ca. 1960]
Scope and Contents:
Three untranscribed interviews: one of Frances Grimes conducted by James Farley and Frank Spinney on 5 tapes. Grimes speaks of Augustus Saint Gaudens and other residents of the Cornish, New Hampshire art colony; two interviews of Maxfield Parrish, one conducted by James Farley on 3 tapes, and one conducted by Spinney on 2 tapes (one tape contains portions of both interview). In both interviews Parrish speaks of painting and residents of the Cornish, New Hampshire art colony.
Biographical / Historical:
Spinney was Curator of the Saint-Gaudens Museum, Cornish, New Hampshire. Grimes was a sculptor. Parrish was an illustrator and painter.
General:
Cassettes in this collection were created from original recordings on sound tape reels, which are not with the collection. Portions of the Farley interview appear to be missing. Sound quality is poor.
Provenance:
Donated 1981 by Joan Platt.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- New Hampshire -- Cornish  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Artist colonies -- New Hampshire -- Cornish  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.spinfran
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-spinfran

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