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Will Barnet papers, 1897

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Series 1: Biographical Materials , 1945-1995
2 Linear feet
Boxes 1-2

Biographical materials consist of appointment and address books, curriculum vitae, a fellowship application, a video recording of an awards ceremony at Long Island University, and 24 interviews, six with transcripts. Interviewers include Karl Fortress, Sylvan Cole, and Kitty Gellhorn, who conducted a 9 part interview over the course of two years. There is also a recording of Will Barnet's children interviewing each other in reportage style. Audio and video recordings are on 6 videocassettes (VHS), 1 videocassette (U-matic), 1 videocassette (Betacam), 9 sound tape reels (1/4 in.), and 15 sound cassettes.
Items are arranged by document type. Interviews are filed in chronological order.
The Hirschl and Adler interview and exhibition opening 8mm motion picture film has been transferred to VHS and digital Betacam for research access.
Description Container Select
Address Books, circa 1950-1955
1
1
Appointment Books, 1968-1977
1
2-3
Awards Ceremony, Long Island University, 1995
1 videocassettes (vhs)
1
4
Curriculum Vitae, 1971-1983
1
5
Guggenheim Fellowship Application, 1945
1
6
Interview with Anne and Janet, circa 1950-1975
2 Sound tape reels
Includes transcript.
1
7
Interview with Colette Roberts, circa 1950-1970
1 Sound tape reel
1
8
Interview with Karl Fortress, circa 1950-1970
1 Sound tape reel
1
9
Interview with Unknown Interviewer (panal discussion), circa 1950-1970
1 Sound tape reel
1
10
Interview with Casper Citron, 1965
1 Sound tape reel
Includes transcript.
1
11
Interview and Exhibition Opening at Hirschl and Adler Gallery, 1966
1 videocassettes (digital betacam)
1 videocassettes (vhs)
1 Film reel
8mm
1
12
Interview with M. Alexenberg, 1968
1
13
Interview with WFLN-AM, "Know Your Art", 1969
2 Sound tape reels
1
14
Interview with Unknown Interviewer (on Birch Wathen), circa 1970s
1 Sound cassette
1
15
Interview with Unknown Interviewer , circa 1970s
1 Sound cassette
1
16
Interview with Natalie Feldman, 1974
1 Sound cassette
1
17
Interview with Unknown Interviewer (on Dick Waddell), 1974
2 Sound cassettes
1
18
Interview with Kitty Gellhorn, #1-4, 1975
1
19-20
Interview with Kitty Gellhorn, #5-6, 1976
2
1
Interview with Kitty Gellhorn, #7-8, 1976
2 Sound cassettes
Includes transcript.
2
2
Interview with Kitty Gellhorn, #9, 1976
1 Sound cassette
Includes transcript.
2
3
Interview with Artscene, 1981
1 videocassettes (u-matic)
2
4
Interview with Channel 13, 1982
1 videocassettes (betamax)
2
5
Interview with Jacquie Saul, 1982
2
6
Interview with Connie Goldman, 1986-1987
2 Sound cassettes
2
7
Interview with Sylvan Cole, circa 1988
1 Sound cassette
2
8
Interview with Cathy Barnett, 1988
2
9
Interview with Annette Scherman, 1988
1 videocassettes (vhs)
2
10
Interview with O'Farrell Gallery, 1988
1 Sound cassette
2
11
Interview with Joyce Johnson, 1990
1 videocassettes (vhs)
2
12
Interview with Ray Steiner, 1992
1 videocassettes (vhs)
2
13
Interview with Unknown Interviewer, 1995
3 Sound cassettes
2
14
Will Barnet's Children Interviewing Each Other, 1968
1 Sound tape reel
2
15

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