Curator, Photographer, Author
Active in New York, N.Y.
Size: 1 sound file (1 hr., 10 min.) digital, wav file
Format: Originally recorded on 1 tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 10 min.
Sound quality is poor.
Collection Summary: An interview of Peter Pollack conducted circa 1964, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Peter Pollack (1909-1978) was a photographer and writer.
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.
Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
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