Oral history interview with Margaret Mallory

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.mallor81
Creators:
Mallory, Margaret, 1911-1998
Howe, Thomas Carr, 1904-1994
Dates:
1981 Oct. 25
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
9 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Margaret Mallory conducted 1981 Oct. 25, by Thomas Carr Howe, for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Mallory speaks of the development of her interest in art and other fields; her career as a collector; and a William Merritt Chase retrospective she organized. She recalls the curator Ala Story.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Margaret Mallory (1911-1998) was a collector and filmmaker from Montecito, Calif.

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 1 sound cassette. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 26 min.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- California -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sound recordings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Chase, William Merritt, 1849-1916 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Story, Ala Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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