United States. Farm Security Administration. Historical Section
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1 sound tape reel
The third of twenty-four tapes of an interview Paul Vanderbilt. Interviewer is an unidentified woman, possibly a university student based on handwritten notes accompanying the collection. Approximate date based on life events described. Topics of discussion include Vanderbilt's work with editors and other people in the art world, photography, and his relationship with Roy Stryker. Identification on label on reel box (typewritten): Reel 3. Side 1: Farm Security Administration - continued. Expansion and general plan. Principles. Pare Lorenz' films. Quantity and thoroughness. Lewis Hine. Security and management. Operations. Original connections with Stryker. Beaumont Newhall. Edwin Rosskam; Side 2: Problems of organization. Rejection of pre-arrangements. Steighen's Navy Project. Wartime chan in Washington. Office of War Inform. Start of organization as U.S. History project. Outline of classification.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560