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Interview with Francisco Artigas, 1970 December 21

Artigas, Francisco, 1916-


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Title: Interview with Francisco Artigas

Date: 1970 December 21

Physical Details: 4 sound cassettes : analog ; 2 hr., 31 min., 18 sec.

Description: Date from handwritten note on label on cassette 1.

Artigas, interviewed by McCoy, discusses his architectural works. Around minute 10:20 of cassette 2, side 2, recording switches to an unidentified man and woman speaking in Spanish, which continues until end of side 2. Interview resumes on cassette 3.

2 min., 16 sec. of tape 3 of 4, side 1 of the original recording is dead air, beginning 1 min., 22 sec. into the file. The blank portion has been deleted from the digital reference copy. The entire recording is preserved in the master digital copy. Duration above reflects length of access copy.

Some hiss/background noise and microphone handling noise on tape.

Creator: Artigas, Francisco, 1916-

Forms part of: Esther McCoy papers, circa 1876-1990, bulk 1938-1989

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Francisco Artigas and Esther McCoy. Interview with Francisco Artigas, 1970 December 21. Esther McCoy papers, circa 1876-1990. 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: 15312