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Interview with Bernard Karpel, 1970 December 3

Karpel, Bernard, 1911-1986


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Title: Interview with Bernard Karpel

Date: 1970 December 3

Physical Details: 2 sound cassettes : analog ; 2 hr., 3 min., 34 sec.

Description: Date from typewritten label on cassette cases.

Karpel, interviewed by Lynes, discusses his experiences at MoMA, including the 1958 fire in the building, and his work in the library and photographic archive.

Creator: Karpel, Bernard, 1911-1986

Forms part of: Russell Lynes papers, 1930-1986

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Bernard Karpel and Russell Lynes. Interview with Bernard Karpel, 1970 December 3. Russell Lynes papers, 1930-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 16039