Scrapbook of Grant Wood Material, ca. 1930s-1950s

Collection Overview

Title: Scrapbook of Grant Wood Material, ca. 1930s-1950s

Record Series: 00/02/01

Creator: Grant Wood

Date: ca. 1930s-1950s

Extent: 1.75 linear feet, 1 box

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: This material is entirely in English.

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Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in the Scrapbook of Grant Wood Material, ca. 1930s-1950s, Archives Record Series 00/02/01, University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

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Scope and Content

This series consists of a scrapbook of material relating to Iowa-born Regionalist painter Grant Wood.  It includes art gallery brochures, reproductions, newsletters, and many newspaper clippings. The clippings consist of critical and biographical articles mostly taken from the Des Moines Register from the mid 1930s through the 1950s.  Much of the material is pasted into the scrapbook.

The provenance of this scrapbook is unknown.



The scrapbook

Processing Information

Finding aid written by University Archivist Gerald Peterson, November 1994.  Prepared for the web by Assistant Archivist Dustin Witsman, January 2015. Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, October 2017 and February 2018. Linear feet updated July 31, 2017.

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