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Oral history interview with Doris C. Freedman, 1971 May 24

Freedman, Doris Chanin, 1928-1981

Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 30 Pages, Transcript

Summary: Interview of Doris C. Freedman conducted on 1971 May 24, by Barry Schwartz and Laurin Raikin, for the Archives of American Art "Art World in Turmoil" oral history project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Doris C. Freedman (1928-1981) was an administrator with the New York City Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs.


This interview is part of the Archives' 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 .

How to Use This Collection

Item is a transcript.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Doris C. Freedman, 1971 May 24. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.