Oral history interview with Adelyn Dohme Breeskin

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.breesk74
Creators:
Breeskin, Adelyn Dohme, 1896-1986
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1974 June 27
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
29 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Adelyn Breeskin conducted 1974 June 27, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art, at the artist's office in Washington, D.C., 1974 June 27.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Adelyn Dohme Breeskin (1896-1986) was a curator and art historian from Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, D.C.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript available online.
Author
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
This interview is 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 1 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 3 min.

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

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
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Women art historians -- Washington (D.C.) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women museum curators -- Washington (D.C.) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women art historians -- Maryland -- Baltimore Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women museum curators -- Maryland -- Baltimore Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art historians -- Washington (D.C.) -- Interviews Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum curators -- Washington (D.C.) -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art historians -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Interviews Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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