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MacDowell Colony


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Founded (1907) by the pianist Marian Nevins MacDowell, wife of the composer Edward MacDowell, on their Peterborough, N.H., farm as a retreat for committee-selected authors, painters, musicians, and other artists to work in privacy in the Colony's 42 cabins and studios.

Subjects: Literature.


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