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Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 9, 196-?

Vanderbilt, Paul, 1905-1992


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Title: Interview with Paul Vanderbilt reel 9

Date: 196-?

Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel ; 1 hr., 3 min., 53 sec.

Description: The ninth 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 libraries, work with the National Film Library, and exhibitions at the Library of Congress.

Identification on label on reel box (typewritten): Reel 9, side 1. Ideas on universal blibliographical planning. Work for Libr. of Congress on bibliogr. planning and a national film library; Reel 9, side 2. Work, ideas, writing at Libr. of Congress. Film library particulars, Exhibits program. Bibliographical planning. Plans for Prints & Photogr. Poor staff relations. Disillusionment. Comments on art program. Advisory Committee and general plan recommendations.

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 9, 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: 16903