Oral history interview with William McVey, 1978 Feb. 20

McVey, William Mozart , b. 1905 d. 1995
Painter, Sculptor
Active in Austin, Tex.

Size: Transcript: 22 p.

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 5 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of William McVey conducted 1978 Feb. 20, by Dennis Barrie, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: William McVey (1905-1995) was a sculptor and educator from Cleveland, Ohio.

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.

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