Oral history interview with Alonzo Hauser
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.hauser65
Creators:
Hauser, Alonzo, 1909-1988
Nagle, Virginia
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 Oct. 12
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Item
1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav files. Duration is 32 min
18 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Alonzo Hauser conducted 1965 Oct. 12, by Virginia Nagle, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.
Scope and Contents
Hauser speaks of his involvement with the Public Works of Art Project cleaning monuments in New York; making wood carvings for a post office in Minnesota under the Federal Art Project; designing sculptures for housing projects; and teaching sculpture.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Alonzo Hauser (1909-1988) was a painter and sculptor from Mesilla Park, N.M.

Administration
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
An interview of Dewey Albinson (10/27/65) conducted by B. Hoag is also on this tape.

Digital Content

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Repository Contact
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