Linda Downs interview of Edgar Preston (E.P.) Richardson

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.downlind
Creators:
Downs, Linda Anne, 1945-
Dates:
1978 Feb. 6
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
46 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Interview of E. P. (Edgar Preston) Richardson conducted by Linda Downs.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Downs was curator of education at the Detroit Institute of Arts; born 1945. E.P. (Edgar Preston) Richardson was an art historian and museum administrator; Detroit, Mich., born 1902; died 1985. Richardson was Director, Detroit Institute of Arts from 1945-1962 and co-founder with Lawrence Fleischman of the Archives of American Art.

Administration
Reproduction Note
Item is a transcript.
Existence and Location of Originals
Location of original tape unknown.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1978 by Linda Downs.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
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Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art historians -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Interviews Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art, American Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interviews Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Richardson, Edgar Preston, 1902-1985 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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