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Oral history interview with Joe Schwartz, 2010 April 25-26

Oral history interview with Joe Schwartz, 2010 April 25-26

Schwartz, Joe, 1913-

Photographer

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 90 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 5 memory cards as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 45 min.

Summary: An interview of Joe Schwartz conducted 2010 April 25 and 26, by Paul Gardullo and James A. Miller, for the Archives of American Art's Oral History Interviews of American Photographers Project, at Schwartz's home, in Atascadero, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Note

Joe Schwartz (1913-2013) was a lithographer in Atascadero, California. Paul Gardullo (1968- ) is a curator at National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. James A. Miller is a professor at George Washington University.

Provenance

This interview is 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 administrators.

Funding

Funding for this interview was provided by the Brown Foundation.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Joe Schwartz, 2010 April 25-26. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.