Oral history interview with Joseph L. Brotherton
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.brothe99
Creators:
Brotherton, Joseph L., 1918-2012
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1999 March 5-2001 January 23
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
24 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Joseph L. Brotherton conducted 1999 March 5-2001 January 23, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art, in Brotherton's home, in San Francisco, California.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Joseph L. Brotherton (1918-2012 ) was an actor, painter, and collector from San Francisco, California.
Biographical / Historical
Brotherton attended the University of Washington, Seattle (1936-1940), and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music (1949-1952). In 1945, after service in US Naval Armed Guard, he was assigned to the Western Sea Frontier in San Francisco.

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.
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript available on line
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 administrators. Funding for the transcription of this interview provided by the Pasadena Art Alliance.

General
General
Originally recorded on 3 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 4 min.

Digital Content

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

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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Washington, D.C. 20001
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