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Interviewee:
Yaw, Nancy  Search this
Interviewer:
O'Korn, Jean  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
54 Pages, Transcript
General Note:
Originally recorded on 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 34 min.
Summary:
An interview of Nancy Yaw conducted 1981 June 8, by Jean O'Korn, for the Archives of American Art.
Yaw speaks of establishing the Yaw Gallery; exhibitions; her interest in crafts; crafts vs. fine art; collectors and patrons; the future of the gallery; and the Michigan art market.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Nancy Yaw, 1981 June 8. 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:
Nancy Yaw is an art dealer from Birmingham, Michigan.
Language Note:
English .
Provenance:
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12784
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212122
AAA_collcode_yaw81
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212122