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Oral history interview with Marcia Marcus, 1975 Oct. 30-Nov. 3

Marcus, Marcia, 1928-



Collection Information

Size: 189 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 6 hrs., 10 min.

Summary: Interview of Marcia Marcus conducted 1975 Oct. 30-Nov. 3, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Marcia Marcus (1928- ) is a painter from New York, N.Y.


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.

Language Note

English .


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.

How to Use This Collection

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Marcia Marcus, 1975 Oct. 30-Nov. 3. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.