Oral history interview with Peter Macchiarini, 1964 Oct. 18
Macchiarini, Peter, 1909-2001
McChesney, Mary Fuller, 1922-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
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Transcript: 25 p.
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hrs., 30 min.
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An interview of Peter Macchiarini conducted 1964 Oct. 18, by Mary McChesney, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Peter Macchiarini, 1964 Oct. 18. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Peter Macchiarini (1909-2001) was a jeweler and sculptor in San Francisco, Calif.
This interview 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