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Oral history interview with Madeleine L'Engle, 1987 Sept. 2

view Oral history interview with Madeleine L'Engle, 1987 Sept. 2 digital asset number 1
Interviewee:
L'Engle, Madeleine, 1918-2007
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F.
Subject:
L'Engle, Lucy B.
L'Engle, William Johnson
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
Transcript: 24 p.
General Note:
Originally recorded on 1 sound cassette. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 47 min.
Summary:
An interview of Madeleine L'Engle conducted 1987 Sept. 2, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.
L'Engle recalls the art scene in a Provincetown and Truro, Mass. from the 1920s-1970s; her parents as artists; and many other artists who lived and worked on Cape Cod.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Madeleine L'Engle, 1987 Sept. 2. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding:
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.
Biography Note:
Madeleine L'Engle (1918-2007) was an author and illustrator from Truro, Mass. She was the daughter of painters William and Lucy L'Engle.
Provenance:
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Illustrators
Interviews
Painters
Painting, Modern
Painting, Modern
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13326
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215161
AAA_collcode_lengle87
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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