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Oral history Interview with John Langley Howard and Mary Howard, 1991 Sept. 5

Creator:
Howard, John Langley, 1902-1999
Howard, Mary
Subject:
Campbell, Bob
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Sound recording: 1 sound cassette (50 min.)
Transcript: 13 p.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
An interview of John Langley Howard (1902-1999) and his wife, Mary conducted by Robert Campbell. The interview was conducted for a proposed article by Campbell about the WPA Coit Towers murals in San Francisco.
Citation:
Oral history Interview with John Langley Howard and Mary Howard, 1991 Sept. 5. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
John Langley Howard was a muralist who worked on the often controversial murals for the Coit Tower for Public Works of Art Project. The interviewer and donor, Bob Campbell, is a retired librarian for the San Franscisco School District, who conducted the interview as part of an educational multimedia database "Voices of the 30s."
Provenance:
Donated 2002 by Robert Campbell.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Coit Memorial Tower (San Francisco, Calif.)
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6024
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)236018
AAA_collcode_howajohn
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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