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Oral history interview with Edward Wiener, 1962 September 5

Oral history interview with Edward Wiener, 1962 September 5

Wiener, Edward, 1911-1991

Jeweler

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 30 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 46 min.

Summary: Interview of Edward Wiener conducted by Dorothy Seckler on 1962 September 5 for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Edward Wiener (1911-1991) was a jeweler and craftsman in Provincetown, Massachusetts.

Provenance

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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Edward Wiener, 1962 September 5. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.