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Oral history interview with Frederick Watson, 1971

Watson, Frederick

Directors (performing arts)


Collection Information

Size: 17 Pages, Transcript

Summary: Interview of Frederick Watson conducted by Lynn Katzman for the Archives of American Art "Art World in Turmoil" oral history project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Frederick Watson was the director of the Children's Community Workshop in New York, New York.


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

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Frederick Watson, 1971. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.