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A Finding Aid to the Roger Crossgrove papers, 1888-2012, bulk 1950-2006

Roger Crossgrove papers, 1888-2012, bulk 1950-2006

Crossgrove, Roger, 1921-

Painter, Photographer, Teacher, Watercolorist

Collection Information

Size: 21.1 linear feet

Summary: The papers of Connecticut painter, educator, photographer, and watercolorist Roger Crossgrove measure 21.1 linear feet and date from 1888 to 2012 with the bulk of the collection dating from 1950 to 2006. The collection consists of biographical material, correspondence, writings and notes, professional files, teaching files, subject files, exhibition files, printed materials, personal business records, artwork, sketchbooks, and photographic materials.

Biographical/Historical Note

Roger Crossgrove (1921-2016) was a painter, photographer, and educator who worked at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, Connecticut and who was best known for his monotype watercolors.

Provenance

The Roger Crossgrove papers were donated by Roger Crossgrove in 2013.