Oral history interview with Elsie Driggs, 1985 October 30-December 5
Driggs, Elsie B., 1898-1992
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Transcript: 318 pages
Originally recorded on 7 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 13 digital wav files. Duration is 8 hr., 30 min.
An interview of Elsie Driggs conducted 1985 October 30-1985 December 5, by Francine Tyler, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Elsie Driggs, 1985 October 30-December 5. 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.
Elsie Driggs (1898-1992) was a painter from New York, New York.
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.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001