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

Interviewee:
L'Engle, Madeleine, 1918-2007  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Subject:
L'Engle, Lucy  Search this
L'Engle, William  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Massachusetts -- Truro  Search this
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Illustrators -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13326
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215161
AAA_collcode_lengle87
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_215161

Oral history interview with Madeleine L'Engle

Interviewee:
L'Engle, Madeleine  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F.  Search this
Names:
L'Engle, Lucy, 1889-1978  Search this
L'Engle, William, 1884-1957  Search this
Extent:
24 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1987 Sept. 2
Scope and Contents:
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.
Biographical / Historical:
Madeleine L'Engle (1918-2007) was an author and illustrator from Truro, Mass. She was the daughter of painters William and Lucy L'Engle.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound cassette. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 47 min.
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.
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Massachusetts -- Truro  Search this
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Illustrators -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.lengle87
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-lengle87

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