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Anna and Peter Neagoe papers, 1911-1980

Neagoe, Anna, 1894-1986



Collection Information

Size: 1 Linear foot

Summary: Anna Neagoe's correspondence with Goff Le Serge, John Mayfield, Peter Neagoe, Lachlin Peck, Syracuse University, and others; correspondence, notes, and architectural plans concerning WPA murals painted by Anna Neagoe for the Lanchaster, New York, High School, 1935-1936; writings by Peter Neagoe and his diary; typescripts of 9 poems and 49 published and unpublished short stories by Anna Neagoe; and 250 photographs of Anna Neagoe, her family, friends, and works of art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; New York City. Her husband, Peter Neagoe, was a writer whose publications included WINNING A WIFE, THERE IS MY HEART and WHAT IS SURREALISM.


Donated 1980 by Anna Neagoe.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Peter Neagoe's diary is a photocopy.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Anna and Peter Neagoe papers, 1911-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.