Full Caption: Marian MacDowell in the woods near the log cabin studio. Photograph, ca. 1898. Edward and Marian MacDowell Collection. Music Division. Full Caption: Marian MacDowell in the woods near the log cabin studio. Photograph, ca. 1898. Edward and Marian MacDowell Collection. Music Division.

Ever aware of her husband's need for a quiet spot in which to compose, Marian had a log cabin studio built for him in the woods on their Peterborough property. This photo, probably taken by Edward MacDowell, shows Marian in front of the cabin which later became the model for the colony studios.

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