Oral history interview with Vernon Bobbitt, 1977 April 29
Bobbitt, Vernon L. (Vernon Leroy), 1911-1992
Helms, Cynthia Newman
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Transcript: 55 pages
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 53 min.
An interview of Vernon Bobbitt conducted 1977 April 29, by Cynthia Newman (Helms), for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Vernon Bobbitt, 1977 April 29. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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.
Vernon Bobbitt (1911-1992) was an art historian from Albion, Michigan.
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