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Oral history interview with William Henry Traher, 1964 November 13

Oral history interview with William Henry Traher, 1964 November 13

Traher, William Henry, 1908-1984

Painter

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 22 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 1 min. Sound quality is poor.

Summary: An interview of William Henry Traher conducted 1964 November 13, by Sylvia Loomis for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

William Henry Traher (1908-1984) was a painter and muralist in Denver, Colorado.

Provenance

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 William Henry Traher, 1964 November 13. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.