Marcia Tucker papers, 1973-1994

Tucker, Marcia, b. 1940 d. 2006
Curator, Museum director
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 2.4 linear ft.

Collection Summary: The papers of curator and museum director Marcia Tucker measure 2.4 linear feet and date from 1973-1994. The collection documents Tucker's tenure as the director of the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York through artists' files, correspondence, project files, printed material, and photographs. The papers also reflect Tucker's activities as an advocate for women in the arts.

Biographical/Historical Note: Curator and museum director Marcia Tucker (1940-2006) lived and worked in New York.

Donated in 2000 by Marcia Tucker.

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Also found in the Archives of American Art is an oral history interview with Marcia Tucker conducted by Paul Cummings, Aug. 11-Sept. 8, 1978.