Norman Rockwell Museum

 

Hours

Norman Rockwell Museum is Open 7 days a week year-round

May – October and holidays:

open daily: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. (July/August 2015)
Rockwell’s Studio open May through October.

November – April: open daily:

Weekdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Weekends and holidays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday Closings:

The Museum is Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

 

 

 

Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $18.00
Seniors (65+): $17.00
College students with ID: $10.00
Children/teens 6 — 18: $6.00
Children 5 and under: FREE

Official Museum Website

www.nrm.org

 

 

 

Directions

Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

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(2475) For Three Days I Slept on the Speaker’s Platform

2475
For Three Days I Slept on the Speaker’s Platform
FES Title: For three days I slept on the Speaker’s platform with my saddle for a pillow –
Alternate Titles:
Date: 08/1955
Size: 14.5″H x 11.5″W
Medium: pen-and-ink
Type: illustration
Published: Spruance, John S. Delaware Stays in the Union. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1955: 23.
caption: For three days I slept on the Speaker’s platform
Inscription: lmr: 55 / F.E.S.
Annotations: en verso – stamped: FRANK E. SCHOONOVER / 1616 RODNEY STREET / WILMINGTON 6, DE
en verso – stamped: Frank E. Schoonover / 2475. Aug. 1955.
en verso on label detached during conservation: Pg. 22 For three days I slept on the Speakers platform with my saddle for a pillow.
Exhibitions:
Comments: tp 1-15-02, index; edit
Commentary: Schoonover was commissioned in 1955 to create “5 Pen and Inks for University of Delaware Historical Pamphlet by
[Dr.] John S. Spruance’ who was a professor of history at the University of Delaware (day books). This image is 8.5″ x 9″ on the paper size given above.
Provenance: Private collection
Current Owner:
2016-11-14T10:35:53+00:00