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Interviewer:
Hagerty, Donald J.  Search this
Names:
Dixon, Maynard, 1875-1946  Search this
Hamlin, Edith -- Interviews.  Search this
Extent:
180 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Date:
1981
Scope and Contents:
A transcript of an interview of Edith Hamlin conducted by Donald J. Hagerty for the American Studies Program at the University of California at Davis, November 29, 1979 - March 4, 1980. Hamlin discusses her career and the life and works of her husband Maynard Dixon. Also included are photographs of Hamlin and her works of art.
Biographical / Historical:
Hamlin: mural painter; b. 1902. Active in California and Southwestern U.S. during the period from 1920-1946. She was a major figure in the San Francisco art scene in the 20's and worked for the WPA and the PWAP during the Depression.
Provenance:
Donated 1982 by Donald J. Hagerty.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Topic:
Muralists -- California -- San Francisco -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.hagedona
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-hagedona