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Oral history interview with Donal Hord, 1964 June 25-30

view Oral history interview with Donal Hord, 1964 June 25-30 digital asset number 1
Interviewee:
Hord, Donal, 1902-1966
Interviewer:
McGlynn, Betty Lochrie Hoag, 1914-2002
Subject:
Federal Art Project (Calif.)
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Place of publication, production, or execution:
California
Physical Description:
Sound recording: 2 sound tape reels ; 5 in.
Transcript: 23 p.
General Note:
Sound quality is poor. Unrelated interviews conducted by Betty Hoag are also on these tapes, including Belle Baranceanu and Hilda Preibisius, and James M. and Helen Bess Clarke.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Summary:
An interview of Donal Hord conducted 1964 June 25-30, by Betty Hoag for the Archives of American Art.
Hord speaks of his sculpture work for the Federal Art Project in San Diego; his early training and travel; his interest in Indian subject matter; the influence of Mexican art; his stone carvings; and his techniques and materials.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Donal Hord, 1964 June 25-30. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Transcript available on line at http://www.aaa.si.edu/collections/oralhistories/transcripts/hord64.htm
Biography Note:
Sculptor; San Diego, Calif.
Provenance:
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts
Interviews
Sculptors
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11955
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213573
AAA_collcode_hord64
Theme:
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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