Oral history interview with Elayne H. Varian, 1975 May 2
Varian, Elayne H. (Elayne Hanley), 1913-1987
Cummings, Paul, 1933-
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2 sound file (2 hr., 5 min) : digital, wav file
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 5 min.
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An interview of Elayne H. Varian conducted 1975 May 2, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Elayne H. Varian, 1975 May 2. 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.
Elayne H. Varian (1913-1987) was an art administrator and art historian from Orlando, Florida.
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