Jayna M. Josefson
Scope and Contents
The scattered papers of Frances and Mary Greer relating to folk artist Grandma Moses (Anna Mary Robertson Moses) measure 0.2 linear feet and date from circa 1890 to 1981. Found are letters from Grandma Moses and members of the Moses family, including daughters-in-law Dorothy and Molly, to Frances and Mary Greer, and scattered notes, photographs of the Moses family and others, and printed material.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1988 by Miss Frances G. Brown, the niece of the Greers.
Processing of this collection received support from the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative.
The papers received a preliminary level of arrangement upon receipt and was microfilmed on reel 4131. The collection was processed, and a finding aid prepared by Jayna Josefson in 2022 with support from the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative.