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Brown, Samuel Joseph, 1907-1994  Search this
Aubitz, Shawn  Search this
United States. Works Projects Administration  Search this
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1 videocassette (VHS) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. ; 1 hr., 24 min., 39 sec.
An interview with painter Samuel Brown conducted by Shawn Aubitz of the National Archives, for an exhibition on the Work Projects Administration in Philadelphia. Brown discusses his work on the WPA; materials and techniques; some of his paintings, including "The Scrubwoman," and "The Lynching"; sharing a studio with Dox Thrash; and a visit from Eleanor Roosevelt.
Samuel Joseph Brown and Shawn Aubitz. Interview with Samuel Brown, 1985. Sam Brown [videorecording] / [produced by] the National Archives ; interviewer, Shawn Aubitz, 1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
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Sam Brown [videorecording] / [produced by] the National Archives ; interviewer, Shawn Aubitz, 1985
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Archives of American Art