Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel ; 1 hr., 4 min., 19 sec.
Creator: Paul Vanderbilt (1905-1992)
Description: The eleventh 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 working on a picture book with the Graphic History Society of America, topics of the magazine American Heritage, and job transitions.
Identification on label on reel box (typewritten): Reel 11. Side 1: Beginnings of AMERICAN HERITAGE. Graphic Hist Soc of Amer program. Kinds of pictures searches, end of Library of Congress appointment, tentative picture-library plan at Univ. of Calif.; Side 2: Job hunting in NY. Subj. index to works of art. Speculations in LIFE mag interest in education revision. Theory of concept and understanding as visualization. LIFE mag as a format.
Forms part of: Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 11, 196-?. Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 16901
- Library of Congress
- Life (Chicago, Ill.)
- University of California, Berkeley
- 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.