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Videorecordings relating to New Deal art in California, [197-]

Videorecordings relating to New Deal art in California, [197-]

De Saisset Museum

Collection Information

Size: 32 videocassettes (U-Matic).

Summary: Unedited interviews, varying in length from fifteen minutes to three hours, of artists, craftspersons, administrators, and historians, associated with New Deal art in California. One videotape, which features Dr. Francis V. O'Connor, is an introduction to the project. The interviews were conducted and recorded in subjects' homes or studios by Lydia Modi Vitale and Steven Gelber. This videotape project was one in conjunction with a 1976 exhibit at the museum entitled NEW DEAL ART: CALIFORNIA.

Provenance

Duplicates made from original videocassettes lent by the University of California, de Saisset Art Gallery and Museum, 1984.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Restrictions on Use

Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce must be obtained from: de Saisset Museum, University of Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California 95053.

How to Cite This Collection

Videorecordings relating to New Deal art in California, [197-]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.