Oral history interview with Toots Zynsky

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.zynsky07
Creators:
Zynsky, Toots, 1951-
Oldknow, Tina
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2007 July 27-28
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
4 Items
sound discs (4 hr., 18 min.)
digital
2 5/8 in.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Toots Zynsky conducted 2007 July 27-28, by Tina Oldknow, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in at the artist's home and studio, in Providence, Rhode Island.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Toots Zynsky is a glass artist from Providence, Rhode Island. Tina Oldknow is a curator at the Corning Museum of Glass in Corning, New York.

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 administrators.

General
General
Originally recorded on 4 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 11 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 17 min.

Keywords
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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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