Scope and Contents
The collection consists of digital recordings of interviews with fourteen retired art museum directors, and measures 0.980 GB. The interviews were jointly conducted by Janet Meredith and Liz Westerfield in 2011-2013 as part of the 21st Century Voices Oral History Project. The project, funded by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, was designed to record the perspectives, reflections, and experiences of art museum directors. Each audio interview is accompanied with a transcript.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 2016 by Janet Meredith and Liz Westerfield, co-directors of the project.
The collection was processed and a finding aid prepared by Kirsi Ritosalmi-Kisner in 2021 with funding provided by Smithsonian Collection Care and Preservation Fund.