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Oral history interview with S.I. Morris, 1981 Mar. 20

Morris, S. I. (Seth Irwin), 1914-2006



Collection Information

Size: 33 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 8 min.

Summary: An interview of S.I. Morris conducted 1981 Mar. 20, by Sandra Curtis Levy, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

S.I. Morris (1914-2006) was an architect from Houston, Tex.


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.

Language Note

English .


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

Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with S.I. Morris, 1981 Mar. 20. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.