Physical Details: 1 sound cassette : analog ; 30 min., 50 sec.
Creator: Robert E. Smith (1927-2010)
Description: Painter Robert E. Smith narrates his story painting Skeleton band. Smith accompanies the narrative description with singing, sound effects, and clips of recorded music. After minute 7, recording lapses into music entirely, with Smith sometimes talking in the background.
Item is on the same original tape with Digital Item ID 15595.
Date based on recording format.
Forms part of: Herbert Waide Hemphill papers, 1776-1998, bulk 1876-1998
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Robert E. Smith on his story painting Skeleton band, 198-?. Herbert Waide Hemphill papers, 1776-1998, bulk 1876-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 15251
- Folk art
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.