Oral history interview with William Woolfenden, 1983 March 17
Woolfenden, William E. (William Edward), 1918-1995
Bowman, Ruth, 1923-
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Transcript: 39 pages
Originally recorded on 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 1 min.
An interview of William Woolfenden conducted 1983 March 17, by Ruth Gurin Bowman, for the Archives of American Art, in Pacific Palisades, California.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with William Woolfenden, 1983 March 17. 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.
William Woolfenden (1918-1995) was from Detroit, Michigan and New York, N.Y. and was an art administrator and director of the Archives of American Art
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