Oral history interview with Adelyn Dohme Breeskin
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.breesk79aug
Creators:
Breeskin, Adelyn Dohme, 1896-1986
Haifley, Julia Link
Dates:
1979 August 1-14
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
53 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Adelyn Dohme Breeskin conducted 1979 August 1-14, by Julia Haifley, for the Archives of American Art.

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

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript: 35mm microfilm reel 3196 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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' 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 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 32 min.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.

Keywords
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Art museum curators -- Maryland -- Baltimore Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art museum directors -- Maryland -- Baltimore Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art historians -- Maryland -- Baltimore Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Women art historians Topical 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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