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Interview with Paul Strand, 1973 January

Strand, Paul, 1890-1976


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Title: Interview with Paul Strand

Date: 1973 January

Physical Details: 2 sound cassettes ; 2 hr., 50 min.

Description: Interview with Paul Strand conducted by Jon Goell.

On cassette 1 side 1, Strand discusses his relationship with the Albright-Nox Art Gallery and the history of photographic paper. This interview cuts off abruptly as the interviewer ran out of tape.

On cassette 1 side 2, Strand discusses his own photographic method and the use of photography to bring awareness to instances of social injustice in society.

On cassette 2 side 1, Strand discusses his education and early work as a freelance photographer.

Cassette 2 side 2 continues with Strand's work as a freelance photographer and goes on to discuss his later works.

Creator: Strand, Paul, 1890-1976

Forms part of: Paul Strand interviews, 1973 Jan. and undated

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Paul Strand and Jon Goell. Interview with Paul Strand, 1973 January. Paul Strand interviews, 1973 Jan. and undated. 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: 20814