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Oral history interview with Henry Allen Nord, 1965 July 19

Nord, Henry Allen, 1904-1981

Painter, Mosaicist


Collection Information

Size: 29 Pages, Transcript

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

Summary: An interview of Henry Allen Nord conducted 1965 July 19, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Henry Allen Nord (1904-1981) was a mosaicist and painter from Los Angeles, Calif.


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 .

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Henry Allen Nord, 1965 July 19. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.