Oral history interview with Edward Steichen, 1970 June 5

Steichen, Edward , b. 1879 d. 1973
Curator, Painter, Photographer
Active in New York, N.Y.; Hancock, Mich.

Size: Transcript: 23 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 9 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Edward Steichen conducted 1970 June 5, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Edward Steichen (1879-1973) was a photographer from New York, N.Y.

These interviews are 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.

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