Oral history interview with Henry Lion, 1964 May 21
Lion, Henry, 1900-1966
McGlynn, Betty Lochrie Hoag, 1914-2002
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
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Transcript: 14 p.
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 43 min.
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Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of Henry Lion conducted 1964 May 21, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Henry Lion, 1964 May 21. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Transcript available on line at http://www.aaa.si.edu/collections/oralhistories/transcripts/lion64.htm
Henry Lion (1900-1966) was a sculptor and painter from Los Angeles, Calif.
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