Oral history interview with Edgar Breitenbach, 1975 February 18
Breitenbach, Edgar, 1903-1977
Cummings, Paul, 1933-
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Transcript: 95 pages
Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 52 min.
An interview of Edgar Breitenbach conducted 1975 February 18, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Edgar Breitenbach, 1975 February 18. 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.
Edgar Breitenbach (1903-1977) was an art historian from Chevy Chase, Maryland.
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