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Franklin W. Robinson interviews, 1992 Jan. 28 - Feb 26

Creator:
Robinson, Franklin Westcott
Goodwin, George M.
Subject:
Sachs, Paul J. (Paul Joseph)
Rhode Island School of Design. Museum of Art
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
4 sound cassettes + 10 p. summary.
Access Note / Rights:
Untranscribed interview; use requires an appointment and is limited to AAA's Washington, D.C. office.
Summary:
Interviews of Franklin W. Robinson conducted by George M. Goodwin. Also included is a ten page summary by Goodwin.
Robinson discusses his childhood in Providence, Rhode Island; years at Harvard where Paul Sachs was a role model; his career; various museum directors; and the Rhode Island School of Design.
Citation:
Franklin W. Robinson interviews, 1992 Jan. 28 - Feb 26. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Museum director, historian. Director, Williams College Museum of Art, 1975-1979; Director, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1979-1992; Director, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, 1992- .
Provenance:
Donated by Franklin W. Robinson and George M. Goodwin in 1992.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art museums, University and college
Interviews
Museum directors
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13410
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214598
AAA_collcode_robifrank
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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