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Schoonover, Frank Earle, 1877-1972  Search this
Doud, Richard Keith  Search this
Parrish, Maxfield  Search this
Pyle, Howard  Search this
Harper's Magazine Foundation  Search this
Sound recordings
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
23 Pages, Transcript
General Note:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 34 min.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.
An interview of Frank Schoonover conducted 1966 April 6, by Richard Doud, for the Archives of American Art. Schoonover speaks of his first meeting with Howard Pyle; studying under Pyle at Drexel Institute and at Pyle's own school; Pyle's work for "Harper's"; working for "Harper's" himself as an illustrator; Pyle's contribution to illustration; and meeting Maxfield Parrish.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Frank Schoonover, 1966 April 6. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Transcript: 35mm microfilm reel 3418 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Frank Earle Schoonover (1877-1972) was an illustrator, from Wilmington, Delaware.
Language Note:
English .
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 others.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art