Archives of American Art

Oral history interview with Denny Winters

Collection ID:
Winters, Denny Sonke, 1907-1985
Brown, Robert F.
1980 February 7-October 28
Physical Description:
3 Items
sound files
digital, wav file
52 Pages

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview with Denny Winters conducted 1980 February 7-October 28, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Winters speaks of her training at the Art Institute of Chicago; WPA projects; the development of Maine Coast Artists, a cooperative gallery, during the 1950s-1970s; and her work.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Denny Winters (1907-1985) was a painter from Rockport, Maine.

Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These interviews are 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.

Digital Content

More Information
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 41 min.

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Repository Contact
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