Oral history interview with Frederick J. Dockstader

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.dockst70
Creators:
Dockstader, Frederick J.
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1970 June 16-July 2
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
60 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Interview of Frederick J. Dockstader conducted 1970 June 16-July 2, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Frederick J. Dockstader (1919-1998) was an art consultant, museum director, and silversmith from New York, New York.

Administration
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 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 51 min.

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Art, Modern -- 20th century Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum directors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Silversmiths -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
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