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Stockbridge in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Norman Rockwell’s Studio

 
 
Norman Rockwell’s Studio Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Michael Herrick, August 19, 2012
1. Norman Rockwell’s Studio Marker
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Norman Rockwell wanted his studio to be preserved for museum visitors to learn about his working process. In 1976, he placed his studio and all of its furnishings and equipment in trust to The Norman Rockwell Museum at Stockbridge. In 1986, the contents were carefully packed, and the studio building was moved from South Street to its new site. As in its original location, the studio’s large windows face north and the building continues to overlook the Housatonic River.

The relocation and restoration of Norman Rockwell’s Studio was made possible by the generosity of Kraft General Foods.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music. A significant historical year for this entry is 1976.
 
Location. 42° 17.331′ N, 73° 20.084′ W. Marker is in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker can be reached from Glendale Road (Massachusetts Route 183) 0.1 miles north of Butler Road, on the right when traveling north. Located on the grounds of the Norman Rockwell Museum. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stockbridge MA 01262, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the
Norman Rockwell’s Studio Marker image. Click for full size.
July 21, 2019
2. Norman Rockwell’s Studio Marker
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crow flies. A Day In The Life (a few steps from this marker); Linwood House (within shouting distance of this marker); Stockbridge Chime Tower (approx. 0.8 miles away); Stockbridge World War II Monument (approx. 0.8 miles away); Stockbridge Vietnam War Monument (approx. 0.8 miles away); Stockbridge World War I Monument (approx. 0.8 miles away); Stockbridge Korean War Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); Stockbridge Civil War Monument (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stockbridge.
 
Also see . . .  Norman Rockwell Museum. (Submitted on September 3, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Norman Rockwell’s Studio and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Michael Herrick, August 19, 2012
3. Norman Rockwell’s Studio and Marker
Norman Rockwell’s Studio image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Michael Herrick, August 19, 2012
4. Norman Rockwell’s Studio
Norman Rockwell’s Studio Workspace image. Click for full size.
July 21, 2019
5. Norman Rockwell’s Studio Workspace
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 3, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 520 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.   2. submitted on December 5, 2021.   3, 4. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.   5. submitted on December 5, 2021.

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May. 26, 2022