Oral history interview with George Rickey, 1965 July 17
Rickey, George, 1907-2002
Trovato, Joseph S., 1912-1983
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Place of publication, production, or execution:
New York (State)
Transcript: 15 pages.
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 59 min.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of George Rickey conducted 1965 July 17, by Joseph Trovato, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project, at the artist's home, in East Chatham, N.Y.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with George Rickey, 1965 July 17. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Transcript available on line.
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.
George Rickey (1907-2002) was a sculptor from East Chatham, N.Y.
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