Oral history interview with Bernard B. Zakheim, 1964

Zakheim, Bernard Baruch , b. 1896 d. 1985
Muralist, Sculptor
Active in Calif.; N.Y.

Size: Transcript: 36 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hrs., 40 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Bernard Baruch Zakheim conducted in 1964, by Lewis Ferbrachein, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Bernard B. Zakheim (1898-1964) was a painter, mural painter, and sculptor in Sebastopol, California.

This interview 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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  • Transcript: microfilm reel 3949 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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