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Oral history interview with Mary Giles, 2006 July 18

Giles, Mary , b. 1944
Sculptor, Fiber artist
Active in Stillwater, Minn.

Size: 3 sound discs (2 hrs., 43 min.) : digital ; 2 5/8 in.

Format: Originally recorded 3 sound discs. Reformated in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 43 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Mary Giles conducted 2006 July 18, by Jane Sauer, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the home of Jane Sauer, in Santa Fe, N.M.

Biographical/Historical Note: Mary Giles (1944- ) is an artist of Stillwater, Minnesota. Jane Sauer (1937- ) is an artist and gallery owner of Santa Fe, N.M.

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.

Funding for this interview was provided by the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.
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.

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