Oral history interview with Bella Lewitzky, 1965 Apr. 21

Lewitzky, Bella , b. 1916 d. 2004
Choreographer, Dancer
Active in Calif.

Size: Sound recordings: 2 sound tape reels (1 hour) ; 5 in.
Transcript: 28 p.

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 11 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Bella Lewitzky conducted 1965 Apr. 21, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Bella Lewitzky (1916-2004) was a dancer, associated with the Federal Dance Project.

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.

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