Oral history interview with Joy Hakanson Colby

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.colby77
Creators:
Colby, Joy Hakanson
Helms, Cynthia Newman
Dates:
1977 February 14
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
40 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Interview of Joy Hakanson Colby conducted 1977 February 14, by Cynthia Newman (Helms), for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Joy Hakanson Colby (1925-2014) was an art critic and art consultant from Detroit, Michigan.

Administration
Sponsor
Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.

General
General
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 35 min.

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Repository Contact
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