Oral history interview with Albert Alcalay
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.alcala79
Creators:
Alcalay, Albert, 1917-2008
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1979 January 17-October 19
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
79 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Albert Alcalay conducted 1979 January 17-October 19, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Albert Alcalay (1917-2008) was a painter and educator from Brookline, Massachusetts.

Administration
Sponsor
Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.

General
General
Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hrs., 16 min.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Massachusetts Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Educators -- Massachusetts -- Interviews Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Interviews Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sound recordings Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interviews Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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