Oral history interview with Claire Falkenstein

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.falken65
Creators:
Falkenstein, Claire, 1908-1997
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 Apr. 13
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
4 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Claire Falkenstein conducted 1965 Apr. 13, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Claire Falkenstein (1908-1997) was a sculptor in Venice, Calif.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
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
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 10 min.
General
Due to technical problems with the recording, only portions were able to be transcribed.

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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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