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Oral history interview with Henry Booth, 1979 September 10

Oral history interview with Henry Booth, 1979 September 10

Booth, Henry Scripps, 1897-1988

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Collection Information

Size: 1 sound cassette.

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound cassette. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 24 min.

Summary: An interview of Henry Booth conducted 1979 September 10, by J. Gerard, W. M. Riordan, and D. Taragin. Booth speaks of Eero Saarinen and the art and architecture of the Cranbrook Academy of Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Henry S. Booth (1897-1988) was an architect from Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Full name Henry Scripps Booth.

Provenance

Provenance unknown.

Funding

Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Henry Booth, 1979 September 10. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.