Oral history interview with Nancy Yaw

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.yaw81
Creators:
Yaw, Nancy
O'Korn, Jean
Dates:
1981 June 8
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
54 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Nancy Yaw conducted 1981 June 8, by Jean O'Korn, for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Yaw speaks of establishing the Yaw Gallery; exhibitions; her interest in crafts; crafts vs. fine art; collectors and patrons; the future of the gallery; and the Michigan art market.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Nancy Yaw is an art dealer from Birmingham, Michigan.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives' 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 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 34 min.

Keywords
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Art galleries, Commercial -- Michigan Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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