Oral history interview with Elsie Driggs

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.driggs85
Creators:
Driggs, Elsie, 1898-1992
Tyler, Francine
Dates:
1985 October 30-December 5
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
318 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Elsie Driggs conducted 1985 October 30-1985 December 5, by Francine Tyler, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Elsie Driggs (1898-1992) was a painter from New York, New York.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives' 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 7 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 13 digital wav files. Duration is 8 hr., 30 min.

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Repository Contact
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