Oral history interview with Malcolm Roberts, 1965 May 26

Roberts, Malcolm M. , b. 1913 d. 1990
Painter
Active in Seattle, Wash.

Size: Transcript: 28 pages.

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

Collection Summary: An interview of Malcolm Roberts conducted 1965 May 26, by Dorothy Bestor, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Malcolm Roberts (1913-1990) was a painter and printmaker from Seattle, Wash.

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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This transcript is in the public domain and may be used without permission. Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Malcolm Roberts, 1965 May 26, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Note: This typewritten transcript was scanned and run through optical character recognition software (OCR). However, the resulting OCR text has not been reviewed or edited for accuracy.



This transcript is in the public domain and may be used without permission. Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Malcolm Roberts, 1965 May 26, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.