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Rudolph Schaeffer teaching a class on the history of design

Schaeffer, Rudolph Frederick, 1886-1988
Sound Recording
not after 1961
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Physical Description:
1 sound tape reel : analog ; 7 in. ; 1 hr., 35 min., 37 sec.
Schaeffer begins by discussing revival styles of furniture design, and giving a survey of 20th century furniture design, then goes on to speak about architecture and color theory.
Sound quality is distorted for much of side 1.
Transcribed Nov. 2, 1961. Original recording is undated.
Side 2 of this reel contains unidentified percussive music, which appears to be unrelated to the lecture on side 1.
Rudolph Schaeffer teaching a class on the history of design, not after 1961. Rudolph Schaeffer papers, 1880s-1994. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
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