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Hazel E. Brown Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0573
Hazel E. Brown's manuscripts regarding her book Grant Wood and Marvin Cone - Artists of an Era. Various clippings.

Dates

  • 1926-1973

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.

Extent

0.75 linear foot

Abstract

Writer and friend of both Grant Wood and Marvin Cone. The collection contains research notes and manuscripts for the book, as well as clippings about Brown herself. Iowa Author Mss.

Biographical / Historical

Hazel E. Brown was born in August 1893 in Lowell, Massachusetts, but later moved to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where she became friends with her fellow students Grant Wood and Marvin Cone. In 1971 her book, Grant Wood and Marvin Cone - Artists of an Era, was published.

Method of Acquisition

These papers were given to the University of Iowa Libraries by Hazel E. Brown in 1974.

Related Materials

Published copies of Grant Wood and Marvin Cone: Artists of an Era can be found in the following locations:

SPECIAL COLLECTIONS Iowa Authors Collection No call number

ART Library, call number ND236 .B74

MAIN Library, call number ND236 .B74
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
319-335-5921
319-335-5900 (Fax)