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Oral history interview with Henry Adams La Farge, circa 1965

La Farge, Henry Adams, 1902-

Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 11 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav files. Duration is 35 min.

Summary: An interview of Henry La Farge conducted circa 1965, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Henry Adams La Farge (b. 1902) was an art administrator with the Federal Art Project in New York, N.Y.


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

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Henry Adams La Farge, circa 1965. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.