Oral history interview with Joy Hakanson Colby, 1977 February 14
Colby, Joy Hakanson, 1925-2014
Helms, Cynthia Newman
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Transcript: 40 pages
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 35 min.
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Interview of Joy Hakanson Colby conducted 1977 February 14, by Cynthia Newman (Helms), for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Joy Hakanson Colby, 1977 February 14. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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.
Joy Hakanson Colby (1925-2014) was an art critic and art consultant from Detroit, Michigan.
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.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001