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Interview with Jean Hutson, 1971, from the Esther G. Rolick papers, 1941-1985

Interview with Jean Hutson, 1971

Hutson, Jean, 1914-1998

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Title: Interview with Jean Hutson

Date: 1971

Physical Details: 1 sound cassette : analog ; 47 min., 22 sec.

Description: Interview is preceded by Rolick giving a description of the art on view at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture (at the time called the Schomburg Collection of Negro Literature and History).

Interview with Hutson, curator at the Center, begins approximately 13 minutes into the recording. She describes the history, mission, collections and everyday operations of the Center. She also guides Rolick through an exhibit of artworks and artifacts, and on a visit to the Countee Cullen Library, where Rolick interviews several children using the library.

Interview conducted for Rolick's class "Black music and art," at Mercy College.

Creator: Hutson, Jean, 1914-1998

Forms part of: Esther G. Rolick papers, 1941-1985

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Interview with Jean Hutson, 1971. Esther G. Rolick papers, 1941-1985. 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: 11748