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Grace Moore papers, 1934-1937

Grace Moore papers, 1934-1937

Moore, Grace, 1898-1947

Singer

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 linear ft.

Summary: Materials about the design and construction of Moore's home by architect Paul R. Williams including: letters; drawings and blueprints; financial, business and legal records; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Opera singer; Sandy Hook, Connecticut. Studied at Ward-Belmont College and Wilson-Greene Music School. Debut at Metropolitan Opera in LA BOHEME, 1928. Married Valetin Parera, 1931. Also known as Grace Moore Parera. Birthdate also listed as 1901.

Provenance

Donated 1982 by Donald M. Treiman.

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

Grace Moore papers, 1934-1937. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.