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Howard Somers Conant papers, [ca.1946]-1985

Howard Somers Conant papers, [ca.1946]-1985

Conant, Howard Somers, 1921-

Art teacher, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 2.6 linear ft.

Summary: Seventy taped recordings of untranscribed interviews with artists, panel discussions, lectures, and conferences and 5 transcripts of lectures by artists; correspondence; photographs; typescripts; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art educator, painter. Chairman of the Department of Art and Art Education at New York University from 1955 to 1976.


Donated by Conant, 1978-1989.

Restrictions on Access

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How to Cite This Collection

Howard Somers Conant papers, [ca.1946]-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

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