Physical Details: 2 sound tape reels : analog ; 7 in. ; 50 min., 29 sec.
Creator: Richard B. K. McLanathan (1916-1998)
Description: McLanathan examines the origins and history of the Christmas celebration, examining Christian iconography and symbolism in Christian art.
Handwritten notes filling in typewritten lines on label on box of reel 1: Subtitle: The Arts in America; date recorded: 12/23/53; by: John Labowitz [?]; speed: 7 1/2; time: Total time (both tapes) 50:24.
Forms part of: Richard McLanathan papers, [ca. 1950-2000]
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Radio segment on the origins of Christmas, 1953 December 23. Richard McLanathan papers, [ca. 1950-2000]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 14793
- Christian art and symbolism
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.