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Oral history interview with Harry S. Parker interview, 1972

Parker, Harry S., 1939-

Museum director


Collection Information

Size: 22 Pages, Transcript

Summary: Interview of Harry S. Parker III conducted in 1972, by Barry Schwartz, for the Archives of American Art "Art World in Turmoil" oral history project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Harry S. Parker (1939- ) is a museum director working in Dallas, Texas, New York, New York, and San Francisco, California.


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.

Patrons must use transcript.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Harry S. Parker interview, 1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.