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Anne Bowen Parsons collection of interviews on art, 1967-1968

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Parsons, Anne Bowen  Search this
Baker, Mildred 1905-  Search this
Barnet, Will 1911-2012  Search this
Benson, Emanuel 1904-1971  Search this
Brooks, James 1906-1992  Search this
Burlin, Paul 1886-1969  Search this
Cavallon, Giorgio 1904-1989  Search this
De Kooning, Willem 1904-1997  Search this
Ernst, Jimmy 1920-1984  Search this
Geist, Sidney  Search this
Gottlieb, Adolph 1903-1974  Search this
Greene, Balcomb 1904-1990  Search this
Gwathmey, Robert 1903-1988  Search this
Hacker, Seymour  Search this
Holty, Carl 1900-1973  Search this
Holtzman, Harry  Search this
Kadish, Reuben 1913-1992  Search this
Krasner, Lee 1908-1984  Search this
Lasker, Joe  Search this
Lassaw, Ibram 1913-2003  Search this
Levine, Jack 1915-2010  Search this
Marca-Relli, Conrad 1913-2000  Search this
McNeil, George 1908-1995  Search this
Miller, Dorothy Canning 1904-2003  Search this
Morris, George L. K. 1905-1975  Search this
Nakian, Reuben 1897-1986  Search this
Pavia, Philip 1915-2005  Search this
Schanker, Louis 1903-1981  Search this
Shahn, Ben 1898-1969  Search this
Stamos, Theodoros 1922-1997  Search this
Thaw, Eugene Victor  Search this
Tworkov, Jack  Search this
Vicente, Esteban 1903-2001  Search this
Artists' Union (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Club (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Federal Art Project  Search this
Physical description:
30 transcripts
Collection descriptions
Items are transcripts.
Location of original tapes unknown.
Donated in 1985 by Anne Bowen Parsons' son, Randall T. Parsons.
The interviews are of artists, educators, art administrators, and dealers. Topics covered include the Federal Art Project, the Artists' Union, the Club, the influence of French emigre artists, and political activism among artists. The transcripts range from 1 to 4 pages in length.
Interviewees include: Mildred Baker, Will Barnet, Emanuel Benson, James Brooks, Paul Burlin, Giorgio Cavallon, Willem de Kooning, Jimmy Ernst, Sidney Geist, Adolph Gottlieb, Balcomb Greene, Robert Gwathmey, Seymour Hacker, Carl Holty, Harry Holtzman, Reuben Kadish, Lee Krasner, Joe Lasker, Ibram Lassaw, Jack Levine, Conrad Marca-Relli, George McNeil, Dorothy Canning Miller, George L.K. Morris, Reuben Nakian, Phillip Pavia, Louis Schanker, Ben Shahn, Theodoros Stamos, Eugene Victor Thaw, Jack Tworkov, and Esteban Vincente.
Repository Loc.:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 20560
(transcripts, unfilmed, 1 fldr, hol 17) MSOH017
(transcripts, unfilmed, 1 fldr, hol 18) MSOH018
Art, American  Search this
Art and state  Search this
Artists  Search this
Art dealers  Search this
Art teachers  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Painters  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Publishers  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Local number:
AAA parsanne
Restrictions & Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art