Nancy Wood Literary Trust Donates Photographs to NM History Museum

 

The Nancy Wood Literary Trust is pleased to announce the donation of 16 Nancy Wood photographic prints to the New Mexico History Museum/Palace of the Governors Photo Archive in May 2018. The vintage silver gelatin prints are signed and matted and include rare portraits of life at Taos Pueblo in the 1980s.

 

Nancy’s photographic work is represented by the Gerald Peters Gallery in Santa Fe, NM.

 

Cutting Logs for Drums, Taos Pueblo, 1985
Cutting Logs for Drums, Taos Pueblo, 1985

 

Nancy’s Literary Family

 

Kate and India, 1973. Photo by Myron Wood.
Kate and India, 1973. Photo by Myron Wood.

Two of Nancy’s four children are writers. Kate Lynch is working on several manuscripts for the children’s and YA markets. India Wood has finished the manuscript of her memoir, The Dinosaur’s Daughter.

Nancy’s second husband was Myron Wood, whose photos appeared in several of Nancy’s books. Myron’s daughter from his first marriage, Margaret Wood, has written two books about her years as Georgia O’Keeffe’s caregiver: A Painter’s Kitchen and Remembering Miss O’Keeffe.