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Oral history interview with Grace M. Mayer, 1970 May 11-22

Mayer, Grace M.

Curator, Collector


Collection Information

Size: 119 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hrs., 4 min.

Summary: An interview of Grace M. Mayer conducted 1970 May 11-22, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Grace M. Mayer is a curator and collector from New York, N.Y.


These interviews are 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.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Grace M. Mayer, 1970 May 11-22. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.