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Oral history interview with Grace Thomas, 1964 November 5

Thomas, Grace, 1884-1973

Furniture designer


Collection Information

Size: 11 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 30 min.

Summary: An interview of Grace Thomas conducted 1964 November 5 by Sylvia Loomis for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Grace Thomas (1884-1973) was a painter and illustrator from Santa Fe, New Mexico.


Conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.

How to Use This Collection

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Grace Thomas, 1964 November 5. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.