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Oral history interview with Campbell Grant, 1965 June 4

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Interviewee:
Grant, Campbell, 1909-
Interviewer:
McGlynn, Betty Lochrie Hoag, 1914-2002
Subject:
Federal Art Project (Calif.)
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Place of publication, production, or execution:
California
Physical Description:
Sound recordings: 2 sound tape reels (45 min.) ; 5 in.
Transcript: 20 p.
General Note:
An interview of Christine J. Abel (06/05/65) conducted by B. Hoag is also on one tape. An interview of Douglas Parshall (06/04/65) conducted by B. Hoag is also on one tape.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Summary:
An interview of Campbell Grant conducted 1965 June 4, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.
Grant speaks of his background and education in California; joining the Federal Art Prject (FAP); doing watercolor painting and murals for the FAP in Santa Barbara; and his post-FAP career.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Campbell Grant, 1965 June 4. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Campbell Grant (1909-) is a painter and mural painter in California.
Provenance:
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts
Interviews
Muralists
Painters
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11746
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216473
AAA_collcode_grant65
Theme:
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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