Oral history interview with Irving Block, 1965 April 16
Block, Irving, 1910-1986
McGlynn, Betty Lochrie Hoag, 1914-2002
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
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Transcript: 43 pages
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 58 min.
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Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of Irving Block conducted by Betty Hoag on 1965 Apr. 16 for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Irving Block, 1965 April 16. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Transcript available on line at http://www.aaa.si.edu/collections/oralhistories/transcripts/block65.htm
Irving Block (1910-1986) was a painter and educator in Los Angeles, California.
Conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001