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Oral history interview with Robert Emory Johnson, 1975 Mar. 14

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Interviewee:
Johnson, Robert E. (Robert Emory), 1932-  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
California
Physical Description:
Sound recording: 1 sound tape reel ; 5 in.
Transcript: 41 p.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Summary:
An interview of Robert Emory Johnson conducted 1975 Mar. 14, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art. Johnson discusses his central role in "Rolling Renaissance - San Francisco Underground Art Celebration: 1945-1968" as executive director of the arts group Intersection in San Francisco.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Robert Emory Johnson, 1975 Mar. 14. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding:
Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
Biography Note:
Robert Emory Johnson (1932-) is a painter from San Francisco, Calif.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives' 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:
Art festivals  Search this
Arts administrators  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial  Search this
Sound recordings  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Painters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12713
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212751
AAA_collcode_johnso75
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212751