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Marcia Tucker papers, 1973-1994

Tucker, Marcia, 1940-2006

Curator, Museum director

Collection Information

Size: 2.4 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of curator and museum director Marcia Tucker measure 2.4 linear feet and date from 1973-1994. The collection documents Tucker's tenure as the Director of the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York through artists' files, correspondence, project files, printed material, and photographs. The papers also reflect Tucker's activities as an advocate for women in the arts.

Biographical/Historical Note

Curator and museum director Marcia Tucker (1940-2006) lived and worked in New York.


The collection was donated by Marcia Tucker to the Archives of American Art in 2000.

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Language Note

The records are in English.