Oral history interview with Kate (Mrs. Hanns S.) Schaeffer, 1975 June 18
Schaeffer, Kate Born, 1898?-2000
Cummings, Paul, 1933-
Schaeffer, Hanns S.
Schaeffer Galleries (New York, N.Y.)
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Transcript: 40 pages.
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 57 min.
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Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of Kate (Mrs. Hanns) Schaeffer conducted 1975 June 18, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Kate (Mrs. Hanns S.) Schaeffer, 1975 June 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.
Kate Schaeffer (1898?-2000) was an art dealer and gallery owner from New York, N.Y. Born in Germany. Died Dec. 20, 2000, at age 102. Co-founder with husband Hanns Schaeffer, of Schaeffer Galleries, New York, N.Y.
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