Oral history interview with Louie H. Ewing

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.ewingl64
Creators:
Ewing, Louie H., 1908-1983
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 Jan
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Sound tape reel
Sound recordings
7 in.
8 Pages
Transcript: (on one microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Louie H. Ewing conducted by Sylvia Loomis in 1964 Jan. for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Ewing speaks of his background and art training at the Santa Maria School for Art; teaching in New Mexico; his work as a printmaker for the Index of American Design; teaching printmaking to Indians; his feelings about the Federal Art Project (FAP) and about government support for the arts; and his post-FAP career.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Printmaker; Santa Fe, N.M.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript: 35mm microfilm reel 3419 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.

General
General
Interviews of Virginia Ewing, and Joy Yeck Fincke (1/9/64) conducted by S. Loomis are also on this tape.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Federal aid to the arts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers -- New Mexico -- Santa Fe -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sound recordings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interviews Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Federal Art Project (N.M.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Index of American Design Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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