Ferry, W. Hawkins
Arts administrator, Collector
Active in Mich.
1 Sound recording: sound tape reel ; 7 in.
Transcript: 20 p.
Collection Summary: An interview of W. Hawkins Ferry conducted 1974 Jan. 17, by Dennis Barrie, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: W. Hawkins Ferry (1913-1988) was an art collector and patron from Grosse Pointe, Mich.
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.
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.