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Ann Uhry Abrams interview of William Gropper, 1974 May 11

Ann Uhry Abrams interview of William Gropper, 1974 May 11

Abrams, Ann Uhry

Art historian

Collection Information

Size: 1 sound cassette (45 min.) ; analog

Summary: An interview with William Gropper conducted by Ann Uhry Abrams as a part of research for her Ph.D. dissertation, "Catalyst for Change: American Art and Revolution, 1906-1915," Emory University, 1975.

Gropper discusses art classes as a youth in New York, the 1913 Armory show, and working for the New York Tribune as a young adult. He recalls Robert Henri, George Bellows, Man Ray, Alfred Stieglitz, Max Weber and others.

Biographical/Historical Note

Ann Uhry Abrams is an art historian and professor in Atlanta, Georgia.

Provenance

Donated 2013 by Ann Uhry Abrams.

Restrictions on Access

Use of interview requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Ann Uhry Abrams interview of William Gropper, 1974 May 11. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.