Oral history interview with Shirley Staschen Triest

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.triest64
Creators:
Triest, Shirley
McChesney, Mary Fuller
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 April 12-23
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
46 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Shirley Statchen Triest conducted by Mary Fuller McChesney at the artist's home in Sebastopol, California, 1964 April 12-23, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Shirley Staschen Triest (1914- ) is an illustrator and educator from Woodacre, California.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript available on line at http://www.aaa.si.edu/collections/oralhistories/transcripts/triest64.htm
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
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 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 11 min.

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

Keywords
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Illustrators -- California -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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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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Washington, D.C. 20001
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