Oral history interview with Louisa Dresser

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.dresse72
Creators:
Campbell, Louisa Dresser, 1907-1989
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1972 October 19
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
38 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Louisa Dresser conducted 1972 October 19, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Louisa Dresser (1907-1989) was an art administrator and art historian from Worcester, Massachusetts.

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 1 hr., 49 min.

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Arts administrators -- Massachusetts -- Worcester Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art historians -- Massachusetts -- Worcester Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum curators -- Massachusetts -- Worcester Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art, American Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women arts administrators Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women art historians Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women museum curators Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
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