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Oral history interview with Milton Wolf Brown, 1976 April 27-October 13

Brown, Milton Wolf, 1911-1998

Educator, Art historian

Overview

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 154 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 4 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 8 digital wav files. Duration is 6 hr., 14 min.

Summary: An interview of Milton Wolf Brown conducted 1976 April 27-October 13, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Milton Wolf Brown (1911-1998) was an art historian, and educator from New York, New York.

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.

How to Use This Collection

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Milton Wolf Brown, 1976 April 27-October 13. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.