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Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 11, 196-?

Vanderbilt, Paul, 1905-1992


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Title: Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 11

Date: 196-?

Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel ; 1 hr., 4 min., 19 sec.

Description: The eleventh 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 working on a picture book with the Graphic History Society of America, topics of the magazine American Heritage, and job transitions.

Identification on label on reel box (typewritten): Reel 11. Side 1: Beginnings of AMERICAN HERITAGE. Graphic Hist Soc of Amer program. Kinds of pictures searches, end of Library of Congress appointment, tentative picture-library plan at Univ. of Calif.; Side 2: Job hunting in NY. Subj. index to works of art. Speculations in LIFE mag interest in education revision. Theory of concept and understanding as visualization. LIFE mag as a format.

Creator: Vanderbilt, Paul, 1905-1992

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

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Paul Vanderbilt. Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 11, 196-?. Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992. 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: 16901