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Oral history interview with Edythe Kidd, 1965 Aug. 5

Kidd, Edythe


Collection Information

Size: 1 Sound tape reel, Sound recordings: (20 min.), 7 in.; 8 Pages, Transcript

Format: An unrelated interview of Pablita Velarde (8/29/65) conducted by S. Loomis is also on this tape.

Summary: An interview of Edythe Kidd conducted 1965 Aug. 5, by Sylvia Loomis, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.
Kidd speaks of her husband, the painter and graphic artist Hari Matthew Kidd, his background and his work with the Public Works of Art Project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Edythe Kidd is the widow of the painter and graphic artist, Hari Matthew Kidd.


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

Use requires an appointment.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Edythe Kidd, 1965 Aug. 5. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.