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Artist, instructor, and innovator in fiber arts : oral history transcript / 1992.
BANC MSS 93/46 c; Phonotape 2723 C:1-10
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Title:

Artist, instructor, and innovator in fiber arts : oral history transcript / 1992
Fiber arts oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Elliott, Lillian, 1930-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Rossbach, Ed.

Creator/Contributor:

Nathan, Harriet, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Hickman, Pat, 1941-, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Elliott discusses her family and early education in Detroit; career as first woman designer, Ford Motor Co.; teaching career at the University of Michigan, University of California, Berkeley,, and College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, Calif.; marriage to Roy Elliott; textile history; technique, play and experiment in the arts; commissions, competitions, and shows. Includes a joint interview with Pat Hickman, her collaborator.

Date:

1992 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Women textile designers -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Interviews
Basket makers -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Interviews
Textile industry -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area

Note:

Lillian Elliott ; with an introduction by Charles Edmund Rossbach ; interviews conducted by Harriet Nathan in 1986. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Interviewed for the Fiber arts oral history series.
Audio tape recording of the interview also available. Classified as: Phonotape 2723 C:1-10.
Also available online.
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library. Duplicate transcript.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Volume includes index.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
Transcript: xi, 215 p. : port. 29 cm.
10 cassette tapes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3584
BANC MSS 93/46 c
Phonotape 2723 C:1-10

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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