Oral history interview with Leon Berkowitz, 1979 July 17
Berkowitz, Leon, 1919-1987
Haifley, Julia Link
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Transcript: 31 pages
Originally recorded on 1 sound cassette. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 33 min.
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Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of Leon Berkowitz conducted 1979 July 17, by Julie Haifley, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Leon Berkowitz, 1979 July 17. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Transcript available online.
Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
Leon Berkowitz (1919-1987) was a painter from Washington, D.C.
This interview is part of the Archives' Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001