Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel ; 1 hr., 4 min., 31 sec.
Creator: Paul Vanderbilt (1905-1992)
Description: The tenth of twenty-four tapes of an interview with Paul Vanderbilt.
Interviewer is an unidentified woman, possibly a university student based on handwritten notes accompanying the collection.
Approximate date based on life events described.
Topics of discussion include Vanderbilt's work at the Library of Congress and work with Iranian art.
Identification on label on reel box (typewritten): Reel 10, side 1. Library of Congress activities. Friends, staff, difficulties. Relieved of administrative responsibilities. Work as consultant. Guide to the Iconography of Iran; Reel 10, side 2. Work at Libr. of Congr. Guide to the Iconography of Iran. Forgotten Photographers exh. at Museum of Modern Art. Guide to Libr. of Congr. collections of prints and photographs. Aspen conference on Photography. Gradual collapse. Start of the Graphic History Society of America.
Forms part of: Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 10, 196-?. Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 16902
- Art, Iranian
- Graphic History Society of America
- Library of Congress.Prints and Photographs Division
- Vanderbilt, Paul
Availability: This item has been digitally reformattted. It is available by appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations by request.