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Interview with John Ollman, 1989 Aug. 10

Interview with John Ollman, 1989 Aug. 10

Ollman, John E., 1942-


Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 2 sound cassettes

Transcript: 79 p. (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: An interview of John Ollman conducted by Lynda Hartigan for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project. Ollman discusses his studies at Indiana University and his connections with the Folklore Department, before moving to Philadelphia. He speaks of his tenure as director of the Janet Fleisher Gallery, including the gallery's early history as the Little Gallery, and the changes he instituted including the name and focus;

Biographical/Historical Note

Art dealer; Philadelphia, Pa.


Donated 1990 by John Ollman.

Additional Forms Available

Transcript: microfilm reel 4778 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Interview with John Ollman, 1989 Aug. 10. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.