Oral history interview with Douglas Cornwall Nicholson

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.nichol65
Creators:
Nicholson, Douglas Cornwall, 1907-1975
McChesney, Mary Fuller
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 Feb. 12
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
18 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Douglas Cornwall Nicholson conducted 1965 Feb. 12, by Mary Fuller McChesney, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Douglas Cornwall Nicholson (1907-1975) was a painter from California.

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 file. Duration is 47 min.

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Repository Contact
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