Oral history interview with Peter Dechar
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.dechar65
Creators:
Dechar, Peter, 1942-
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994
Dates:
1965 September 6
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Sound tape reel
analog
5 in.
16 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview with Peter Dechar conducted 1965 September 6, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Interviewee Peter Dechar (1942- ) is a painter in New York, New York. Interviewer Dorothy Seckler (1910-1994) was an art historian.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
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 administrators.

General
General
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 12 min.

Digital Content

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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