Oral history interview with Lenore Tawney

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.tawney71
Creators:
Tawney, Lenore
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1971 June 23
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
32 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Lenore Tawney conducted 1971 June 23, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Lenore Tawney (1907-2007) was a weaver and assemblage artist from New York, N.Y.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art 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 tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 21 min.

Keywords
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Assemblage artists -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Weavers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sound recordings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Weavers Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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