Oral history interview with Margaret M. Davies

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.davies78
Creators:
Davies, Margaret M.
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1978 March 13
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
50 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Margaret M. Davies conducted 1978 March 13, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Davies speaks of her husband, Harold Christopher Davies, his work from the time of their marriage in 1938 until his death in 1976; the "Easthampton years," 1957-1969; and Davies' contact with other artists.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Margaret M. Davies is the wife of the artist Harold Christopher Davies.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript: 35mm microfilm reel 3197 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
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 2 hr., 14 min.
General
Also present at the interview is Herbert Hoover, a friend and dealer to Margaret Davies.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.

Keywords
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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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