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Oral history interview with Hudson Dean Walker, 1969 October 22-28

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

Collector, Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 109 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 1 tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 59 min.

Summary: An interview of Hudson Dean Walker conducted 1969 October 22-28, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

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


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.

Language Note

English .


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.

How to Use This Collection

Use requires an appointment.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Hudson Dean Walker, 1969 October 22-28. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.