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Oral history interview with Hudson Dean Walker, 1971 September 1-1972 August 2

Oral history interview with Hudson Dean Walker, 1971 September 1-1972 August 2

Walker, Hudson D. (Hudson Dean), 1907-1976

Collector, Arts administrator

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 37 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 49 min.

Summary: Interview of Hudson D. Walker conducted 1971 September 1-1972 August 2, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Hudson D. Walker (1907-1976) was an art administrator and collector from New York, N.Y.

Provenance

These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art 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.

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 Hudson Dean Walker, 1971 September 1-1972 August 2. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.