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Oral history interview with Constance Ortmayer, 1965 June 9

Ortmayer, Constance, 1902-1988

Sculptor, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 20 Pages, Transcript

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

Summary: An interview of Constance Ortmayer conducted 1965 June 9, by Richard K. Doud, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Constance Ortmayer (1902-1988) was a sculptor and educator, from Winter Park, Fla.


This interview conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Constance Ortmayer, 1965 June 9. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.