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Oral history interview with Richard Zane Smith, 2010 August 26

Oral history interview with Richard Zane Smith, 2010 August 26

Smith, Richard Zane, 1955-

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Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 59 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 2 memory cards. Reformated in 2010 as 4 digital sound files. Duration is 3 hr., 2 min.

Summary: An interview of Richard Zane Smith conducted 2010 August 26, by Linda Sioui, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Smith's home, in Wyandotte, Oklahoma.

Biographical/Historical Note

Richard Zane Smith (1955-) is an artist and craftsman in Wyandotte, Oklahoma. Linda Sioui (1960-) is an anthropologist in Wendake, Quebec, Canada.

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 Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.

Authorization to reproduce or publish requires written permission from Richard Zane Smith, 18474 S. Cayuga Rd Wyandotte, Okla. 74370

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Richard Zane Smith, 2010 August 26. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.