Oral history interview with Philip C. Beam, 1984 June 18-September 13
Beam, Philip C. (Philip Conway), 1910-2005
Brown, Robert F.
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Transcript: 73 pages
Originally recorded on 5 sound cassettes. Reformated in 2010 as 9 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hrs., 57 min.
An interview of Philip C. Beam conducted 1984 June 18-1984 Sept. 13, by Robert F.Brown, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Philip C. Beam, 1984 June 18-September 13. 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.
Philip C. Beam (1910-2005) was an art historian from Brunswick, Maine.
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art 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