Archives of American Art

Oral history interview with David Morris

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.morris64
Creators:
Morris, David, 1911-
McChesney, Mary Fuller
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 May 4
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
63 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of David Morris conducted 1964 May 4, by Mary McChesney, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
David Morris (1911- ) is a artists' model, potter, and art administrator in Washington, D.C.

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.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
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More Information
General
General
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hrs., 10 min.


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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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