Oral history interview with Margery Magnani
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.magnan65
Creators:
Magnani, Margery Livingston, 1918-1997
McChesney, Mary Fuller
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 July 7
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Sound tape reel
Sound recordings: (50 min.)
5 in.
18 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Margery Magnani conducted 1965 July 7, at the artist's home in San Francisco, Calif., by Mary Fuller McChesney, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Margery Magnani (1918-1997) was an art administrator for the Federal Art Project from San Francisco, Calif.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.

General
General
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hrs., 4 min.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Federal aid to the arts Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arts administrators -- California -- San Francisco -- Interviews Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Federal Art Project (Calif.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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