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Oral history interview with Maulina (Molly) Dennett Pendergast, 1964 Oct. 25

Oral history interview with Maulina (Molly) Dennett Pendergast, 1964 Oct. 25

Pendergast, Maulina Dennett, 1905-2002

Painter, Designer, Illustrator

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 29 p.

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 4 min.

Summary: An interview of Maulina Dennett Pendergast conducted 1964 Oct. 25, by Mary McChesney, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Maulina Dennett Pendergast (1905-2002) was an artist in Sacramento, Calif. Also known as Molly Dennett Pendergast.

Provenance

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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Maulina (Molly) Dennett Pendergast, 1964 Oct. 25. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.