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Oral history interview with Reginald Poland, 1965 June 8

Oral history interview with Reginald Poland, 1965 June 8

Poland, Reginald

Museum director, Gallery director, Arts administrator

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 23 p.

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 1 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr.

Summary: An interview of Reginald Poland conducted 1965 June 8, by Richard Doud, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Reginald Poland was a museum director for the Fine Arts Gallery, San Diego. He was an administrator with Federal Art Project, California.

Provenance

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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Reginald Poland, 1965 June 8. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.