Oral history Interview with John Langley Howard and Mary Howard

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.howajohn
Creators:
Howard, John Langley, 1902-
Howard, Mary
Dates:
1991 Sept. 5
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Sound cassette
Sound recording (50 min.)
13 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of John Langley Howard (1902-1999) and his wife, Mary conducted by Robert Campbell. The interview was conducted for a proposed article by Campbell about the WPA Coit Towers murals in San Francisco.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
John Langley Howard was a muralist who worked on the often controversial murals for the Coit Tower for Public Works of Art Project. The interviewer and donor, Bob Campbell, is a retired librarian for the San Franscisco School District, who conducted the interview as part of an educational multimedia database "Voices of the 30s."

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 2002 by Robert Campbell.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Coit Memorial Tower (San Francisco, Calif.) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Campbell, Bob, 1925- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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