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Salt Mines and Castles : lecture, by Lamont Moore, 1983 October 11/

Salt Mines and Castles : lecture, by Lamont Moore, 1983 October 11/

Moore, Lamont, 1909-1988

Historian

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 linear ft.

Summary: A tape recording of a lecture delivered by Lamont Moore entitled "Salt Mines and Castles" and 51 accompanying slides. Moore speaks of the history of the American Commission for the Protection and Salvage of Historic Monuments in War Areas, and its efforts toward recovery of art looted during World War II. The lecture was given at the Belmont Memorial Library, Belmont, Massachusetts for the Belmont Historical Society.

Biographical/Historical Note

Lamont Moore (1909-1998) was a historian from New London, N.H. who was involved in the American Commission for the Protection and Salvage of Historic Monuments in War Areas.

Provenance

Donated 1983 by Lamont Moore.

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How to Cite This Collection

Salt Mines and Castles : lecture, by Lamont Moore, 1983 October 11/. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.