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Oral history interview with William N. Eisendrath, 1975 December 3-December 10

Catalog Data

Interviewee:
Eisendrath, William N., 1903-1983  Search this
Interviewer:
Gaugert, Richard  Search this
Subject:
City Art Museum of St. Louis  Search this
Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.).,Gallery of Art  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
Transcript: 30 pages
General Note:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel.
Summary:
Interview of William N. Eisendrath conducted 1975 December 3-December 10, by Richard (Rick) Gaugert, for the Archives of American Art. Eisendrath speaks of his directorship of the City Art Museum of St. Louis and the Washington University Gallery of Art.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with William N. Eisendrath, 1975 December 3-December 10. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding:
Funding for this interview was provided by Matilda R. Wilson.
Biography Note:
William N. Eisendrath (1903-1983) was a museum director in St. Louis, Missouri.
Provenance:
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Museum directors  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12695
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212655
AAA_collcode_eisend75
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212655