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Oral history interview with Barbara Neville Parker, 1974 Jan. 21

Parker, Barbara Neville, 1905-1991



Collection Information

Size: 21 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 57 min.

Summary: An interview of Barbara Neville Parker conducted 1974 Jan. 21, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Barbara Neville Parker (1905-1991) was a museum curator from Cambridge, Mass.


These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.

Language Note

English .


Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Barbara Neville Parker, 1974 Jan. 21. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.