Oral history interview with Richard Haines

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.haines65
Creators:
Haines, Richard, 1906-1984
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 Jan. 29
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Sound tape reel
Sound recordings: (15 min.)
3 in.
6 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Richard Haines conducted 1965 Jan. 29, by Betty Hoag. Haines speaks of the Treasury Department competition for art work in various public buildings; and working on a Wichita, Kan. Post Office mural.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Richard Haines (1906-1984) was a painter and mural painter from Santa Monica, 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
Only a portion of this interview was successfully recorded.
General
Sound quality is poor.

Keywords
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Federal aid to the arts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mural painting and decoration -- California Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Muralists -- California -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- California -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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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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