Oral history interview with John Gernand

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.gernan79
Creators:
Gernand, John, 1913-1990
Haifley, Julia Link
Dates:
1979 Jan. 18-Feb. 14
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
4 Items
Sound recording: 4 sound files
digital, wav file
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of John Gernand conducted 1979 Jan. 18-Feb. 14, by Julia Haifley, for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Gernand discusses growing up in Washington, D.C., working at the Phillips Collection for 40 years and recollections of Duncan Phillips, and the Washington art scene.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
John Gernard (1913-1990) was a painter from Washington, D.C.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art 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.

Using the Collection
System Details
Originally recorded on 2 cassettes.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art, American -- Washington (D.C.) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Washington (D.C.) -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Art museums -- Washington (D.C.) Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Phillips, Duncan, 1886-1966 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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