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Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 5, 196-?, from the Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992

Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 5, 196-?

Vanderbilt, Paul, 1905-1992

Item Information

Title: Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 5

Date: 196-?

Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel ; 1 hr., 4 min., 30 sec.

Description: The fifth of twenty-four tapes of an interview 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 post-war programs, Vanderbilt's father, and his experience learning about America.

Identification on label on reel box (typewritten): Reel 5, side 1. US State Dept. training for foreign aid program. Other FSA photographers. Gordon Parks. Family European orientation. Learning about America; Reel 5, side 2. Revision of attitude toward art values. Learning from photographs. Attitudes toward college life. Experiences at Amherst.

Creator: Vanderbilt, Paul, 1905-1992

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

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 5, 196-?. Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. 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: 16894