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Oral history interview with Faith Andrews, 1982 January 14-April 23

Oral history interview with Faith Andrews, 1982 January 14-April 23

Andrews, Faith Y., 1896-1990

Collector

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 112 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformated in 2010 as 8 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hrs., 51 min.

Summary: An interview of Faith Andrews conducted 1982 January 14-1982 April 23, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Faith Andrews (1896-1990) was a collector and authority on Shaker furniture.

Provenance

These interviews are 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 others.

Funding

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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Faith Andrews, 1982 January 14-April 23. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.