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Oral history interview with David Rosen, 1965 April 6-16

Rosen, David, 1912-2004

Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 30 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 20 min. Sound quality is poor.

Summary: An interview of David Rosen conducted by Betty Hoag on 1965 April 6-16 for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

David Rosen (1912-2004) was a painter in California.


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

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with David Rosen, 1965 April 6-16. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.