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Oral history interview with Willoughby Ions, 1964 Mar. 11

Ions, Willoughby, 1881-1977

Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 1 Sound tape reel, Sound recording: (4 hours), 7 in.; 23 Pages, Transcript

Summary: An interview of Willoughby Ions conducted by Richard Doud on 1964 Mar. 11 for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art administrator, Federal Art Project, Virginia.


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.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Use requires an appointment.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Willoughby Ions, 1964 Mar. 11. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.