Oral history interview with Robert Adams, 2010 Jul 20

Adams, Robert Hickman , b. 1937
Photographer
Active in Astoria, Or.

Size: Sound recording, master: 3 memory cards (2 hr., 57 min.) secure digital; 1.25 in.
Transcript: 45 p.

Collection Summary: An interview of Robert Adams conducted 2010 July 20, by Toby Jurovics, for the Archives of American Art's Oral History Interviews of American Photographers Project, at Adams' home, in Astoria, Or.

Biographical/Historical Note: Robert Adams (1937- ) is a photographer in Astoria, Or. Toby Jurovics (1965- ) is curator of photography at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C.

This interview is 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 administrators.

Funding for this interview was provided by the Brown Foundation.

How to Use this Interview

  • Audio ACCESS RESTRICTED; Use requires written permission.
  • For more information on using the Archives’ resources, see the FAQ or Ask Us.