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

Crossgrove, Roger, 1921-

Photographer, Painter, 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 ) is a painter, photographer, and educator working at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, Connecticut and who is best known for his monotype watercolors.


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

Language Note

The collection is in English and Spanish.


Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Smithsonian Institution Collections Care and Preservation Fund.