|1969 Grandma Moses stamp*|
Grandma Moses, 88, received an award for outstanding achievement in art for 1948. It was awarded by the Women's National Press Club. Eleanor Roosevelt was named Woman of the Year for her work with the United Nations in regards to human rights.
Other honorees were
- Madeline Carroll- actress
- Mary Jane Ward- author of The Snake Pit
- Marjorie Child Husted- home economist & businesswoman
Anna Mary Robertson Moses died in 1961 and is buried in Maple Grove Cemetery in Hoosick Falls, NY.
The largest public collection of her painting is at the Bennington Museum in Bennington VT. http://www.benningtonmuseum.org/
*This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work of the United States Federal Government under the terms of Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105 of the US Code. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:GrandmaMosesStamp1969.jpg