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Oral history interview with Elton C. Fax, 1976.

Creator: Fax, Elton C.
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 161 leaves. Tape 1 reel, 2 cassettes.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Book illustrator, writer.

Scope and Contents

Family background, childhood in Baltimore; Syracuse University, 1927-31; New York City in 1936: illustrating, Works Progress Administration teaching at Harlem Cultural Center; work with children; life in Morelia, Mexico to 1956; trips for State Department, cultural exchange program; lecture circuit; books published.


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