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Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 10

Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 10

Vanderbilt, Paul, 1905-1992

Item Information

Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel

Description: The tenth of twenty-four tapes of an interview with Paul Vanderbilt.

Interviewer is an unidentified woman, possibly a university student based on handwritten notes accompanying the collection.

Approximate date based on life events described.

Topics of discussion include Vanderbilt's work at the Library of Congress and work with Iranian art.

Identification on label on reel box (typewritten): Reel 10, side 1. Library of Congress activities. Friends, staff, difficulties. Relieved of administrative responsibilities. Work as consultant. Guide to the Iconography of Iran; Reel 10, side 2. Work at Libr. of Congr. Guide to the Iconography of Iran. Forgotten Photographers exh. at Museum of Modern Art. Guide to Libr. of Congr. collections of prints and photographs. Aspen conference on Photography. Gradual collapse. Start of the Graphic History Society of America.

Creator: Vanderbilt, Paul, 1905-1992

Forms part of: Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992

Digital ID: 16902