Archives of American Art

Oral history interview with Alan Gowans

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.gowans83
Creators:
Gowans, Alan
Pennington, Estill Curtis
Dates:
1983 Mar. 24
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Sound cassette
Sound recording
21 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Alan Gowans conducted by Buck Pennington for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Alan Gowans (1923-2001) was an educator from Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

Administration
Sponsor
Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
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.

Digital Content

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Repository Contact
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