Originally recorded on 2 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 29 min.
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An interview of William S. Bartman conducted 2005 September 14, by John Zinsser, for the Archives of American Art, at Mount Sinai Hospital, in New York, New York.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with William S. Bartman, 2005 September 14. 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.
William S. Bartman (1946-2005) was the founder of Art Resources Transfer in New York, New York. John Zinsser is a painter from New York, N.Y.
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.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001