Oral history interview with Peter Pollack, circa 1964
Pollack, Peter, 1909-1978
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington),, 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
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1 sound file (1 hr., 10 min.) digital, wav file
Originally recorded on 1 tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 10 min. Sound quality is poor.
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An interview of Peter Pollack conducted circa 1964, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Peter Pollack, circa 1964. 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.
Peter Pollack (1909-1978) was a photographer and writer.
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