Oral history interview with Walter Askin, 1992 March 4-6
Askin, Walter Miller, 1929-
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-
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Transcript: 156 pages
Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformated in 2010 as 8 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 57 min.
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Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of Walter Askin conducted 1992 March 4-6, by Paul J. Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Walter Askin, 1992 March 4-6. 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.
Walter Askin (1929- ) is a painter, sculptor, and printmaker from Los Angeles, California.
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art 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 administrators. Funding for the transscription provided by the Pasadena Art Alliance.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001