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Oral history interview with Ross E. Moffett, 1962 Aug. 27

Oral history interview with Ross E. Moffett, 1962 Aug. 27

Moffett, Ross E., 1888-1971

Painter, Landscape painter

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 12 p.

Format: Sound quality is poor. Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 6 min.

Summary: An interview of Ross E. Moffett conducted 1962 Aug. 27, by Dorothy Seckler, on for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Ross Moffett (1888-1971) was a painter in Provincetown, Mass.

Provenance

This interview is part of the Archives' 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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Ross E. Moffett, 1962 Aug. 27. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.