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Interview with Minnie Evans, 1972 June

Evans, Minnie, 1892-1987

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Title: Interview with Minnie Evans

Date: 1972 June

Physical Details: 1 sound cassette : analog ; 1 hr., 28 min., 45 sec.

Description: Evans describes some of her artworks, talks about her relationship with God, and is also recorded praying and singing a hymn. Towards the beginning of side 1, an unidentified man and woman (possibly Nina Howell Starr and her husband) make statements about Evans.

Part of side 2 of cassette appears to have been recorded in a restaurant.

Sound quality is poor at times.

Creator: Evans, Minnie, 1892-1987

Forms part of: Nina Howell Starr papers, circa 1933-1996

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Minnie Evans and Nina Howell Starr. Interview with Minnie Evans, 1972 June. Nina Howell Starr papers, circa 1933-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 11567