3 sound cassettes : analog ; 2 hrs., 21 min., 35 sec.
Date from penned note on cassette 2. Fenton, interviewed by Hamel Schwulst, discusses several specific examples of her work, including her bust of Peter Moran and her fountains, her work methods, her teaching career, and her education at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. All tapes have an audible hiss. 1 min., 18 sec. of dead air was deleted from the end of the digital reference file. The entire recording is preserved in the digital master file. Duration above reflects length of reference file.
Interview with Beatrice Fenton, 1978 September 2. Beatrice Fenton papers, 1836-1984, (bulk 1890-1978). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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