Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel ; 1 hr., 4 min., 30 sec.
Creator: Paul Vanderbilt (1905-1992)
Description: The fifth of twenty-four tapes of an interview 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 post-war programs, Vanderbilt's father, and his experience learning about America.
Identification on label on reel box (typewritten): Reel 5, side 1. US State Dept. training for foreign aid program. Other FSA photographers. Gordon Parks. Family European orientation. Learning about America; Reel 5, side 2. Revision of attitude toward art values. Learning from photographs. Attitudes toward college life. Experiences at Amherst.
Forms part of: Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 5, 196-?. Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 16894
- Parks, Gordon
- United States. Farm Security Administration. Historical Section
- University of Massachusetts at Amherst
- Vanderbilt, Paul
- World War, 1939-1945
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.