The ninth of twenty-four tapes of an interview with 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 libraries, work with the National Film Library, and exhibitions at the Library of Congress. Identification on label on reel box (typewritten): Reel 9, side 1. Ideas on universal blibliographical planning. Work for Libr. of Congress on bibliogr. planning and a national film library; Reel 9, side 2. Work, ideas, writing at Libr. of Congress. Film library particulars, Exhibits program. Bibliographical planning. Plans for Prints & Photogr. Poor staff relations. Disillusionment. Comments on art program. Advisory Committee and general plan recommendations.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560