Oral history interview with Raymond Jonson, 1964 Apr. 23

Jonson, Raymond , b. 1891 d. 1982
Painter, Educator, Gallery director
Active in Chicago, Ill.; Albuquerque, N.M.

Size: Sound recording: 1 sound tape reel ; 7 in.
Transcript: 21 p.

Format: An interview of Kenneth Adams conducted by S. Loomis is also on this tape.

Collection Summary: An interview of Raymond Jonson conducted 1964 Apr. 23, by Sylvia Loomis, for the Archives of American Art New Deal in the Arts Project.

Biographical/Historical Note: Raymond Jonson (1891-1982) was a painter and gallery director from Albuquerque, N.M.

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

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 Raymond Jonson, 1964 Apr. 23, 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 Raymond Jonson, 1964 Apr. 23, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.