Oral history interview with Vernon Bobbitt, 1977 April 29

Bobbitt, Vernon L. (Vernon Leroy) , b. 1911 d. 1992
Art historian
Active in Mich.

Size: Transcript: 55 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 53 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Vernon Bobbitt conducted 1977 April 29, by Cynthia Newman (Helms), for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Vernon Bobbitt (1911-1992) was an art historian from Albion, Michigan.

This interview is part of the Archives' 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 others.

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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