Woolfenden, William E. (William Edward), b. 1918 d. 1995
Art historian, Arts administrator, Museum director
Active in New York, N.Y.; Detroit, Mich.
Nathan, Emily S., b. 1907 d. 1999
Active in New York,N.Y.
Collection size: 2 sound cassettes.
Collection Summary: An interview of William E. Woolfenden conducted by Emily Nathan for Radio Smithsonian in 1970, and an interview of Woolfenden by Nathan conducted May 6, 1983 upon his retirement as Director of the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Art administrator; New York, N.Y. Director of the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Died 1995.
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Also in the Archives
- Oral history interview with William E. Woolfenden and Irving Burton, 1992 December 12
- Oral history interview with William Woolfenden, 1983 March 17
- William E. Woolfenden papers, 1938-1967
- Image and Media Gallery items from other collections related to Woolfenden, William E. (William Edward)