Artists I have known : sound recording, 1981 March 8
Breeskin, Adelyn Dohme, 1896-1986
National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
Place of publication, production, or execution:
District of Columbia
Originally recorded on 1 sound cassette. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr.
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A lecture "Artists I Have Known," delivered by Breeskin at the National Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Artists I have known : sound recording, 1981 March 8. 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.
Adelyn D. Breeskin (1896-1986) was museum director and art historian from Washington, D.C.
Recorded as part of the Archives' Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001