Oral history interview with Helen Bess Clarke and James Mitchell Clarke, 1964 June 24

Clarke, Helen Bess , b. 1904

Size: Sound recording: 2 sound tape reels ; 5 in.
Transcript: 48 p.

Format: Unrelated interviews of Homer Dana, Donal Hord, and Monty Lewis, conducted by B. Hoag, are also on one tape.
An unrelated interview of interview with Buckley Mac-Gurrin, 1964 June 20, conducted by B. Hoag is also on one tape.

Collection Summary: An interview of Helen Bess Clarke and James Mitchell Clarke conducted 1964 June 24, by Betty Hoag for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

The Clarkes reminisce about their work for the Curriculum Project during the Works Progress Administration.

Biographical/Historical Note: Helen was an educator; James was a writer; San Diego, Calif.

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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