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Oral history interview with John Stoll, 1965 February 8

Stoll, John, 1898-

Painter, Sculptor, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 15 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 50 min.

Summary: An interview of John Stoll conducted 1965 February 8, by Mary McChesney, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

Biographical/Historical Note

John Stoll (born 1898) was a painter, sculptor, and illustrator from Mill Valley, California.


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 John Stoll, 1965 February 8. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.