Oral history interview with Robert Emory Johnson, 1975 Mar. 14
Johnson, Robert E. (Robert Emory), 1932-
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Sound recording: 1 sound tape reel ; 5 in.
Transcript: 41 p.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of Robert Emory Johnson conducted 1975 Mar. 14, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art. Johnson discusses his central role in "Rolling Renaissance - San Francisco Underground Art Celebration: 1945-1968" as executive director of the arts group Intersection in San Francisco.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Robert Emory Johnson, 1975 Mar. 14. 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.
Robert Emory Johnson (1932-) is a painter from San Francisco, Calif.
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