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Fletcher Benton papers, 1934-2014

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Series 3: Interviews , 1977- circa 1990
0.3 Linear feet
Box 2

Series contains sound recorded interviews conducted by different journalists and researchers. Interviewers of note include those conducted by the British art critic Edward Lucie-Smith, Dan Tooker, Dan De Wilde, who interviewed Benton for a documentary on American sculptors. Interviews are on 1 sound tape reel and 7 sound cassettes.
Interviews are arranged chronologically. Interviews from television and radio broadcasts are found in Series 6 Broadcast Materials.
Description Container Select
Dan Tooker and Dan DeWilde Interview for Documentary "Contemporary Artists at Work, Sculptors", 1977
1 Sound tape reel
Duration circa 45 minutes
Handwritten note on original box: "Interview with Fletcher Benton by Dan Tooker and Dan DeWilde. August 1977. 7 1/2 ips, mono dub side one and side two (ca.45 minutes total)
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Katherine R. Alviso Interview, 1979
1 Sound cassette
Cassette is a copy, location of original unkown; handwritten note on original cassette: "Conversation with Fletcher Benton. November 17, 1979 - interviewed at his studio in San Francisco, CA by Katherine R. Alviso. COPY"
2
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Susan Raeburn Interview, 1979
1 Sound cassette
Duplicate; handwritten note inside the original box: " This is a duplicate of FB-RS Interview (transcribed)"
1 Sound cassette
Original; handwritten note on original cassette: "Fletcher Benton-with Susan Raeburn. Competence + the modern Artist"
2
26
Edward Lucie-Smith Interview, 1988
1 Sound cassette
Handwritten note on original cassette: "Edward Lucie-Smith October, 1988"
2
27
Bill Minschew Interview, undated
1 Sound cassette
Includes two transcripts
2
28
George Neubert Interview, undated
1 Sound cassette
Duplicate, location of orginal unknown; handwritten note on cassette: "Fletcher Benton Geo Nubert Interview watch copy"
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