Oral history interview with Robert Emory Johnson

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.johnso75
Creators:
Johnson, Robert E. (Robert Emory), 1932-
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1975 Mar. 14
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Sound tape reel
Sound recording
5 in.
41 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Robert Emory Johnson conducted 1975 Mar. 14, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art. Johnson discusses his central role in "Rolling Renaissance - San Francisco Underground Art Celebration: 1945-1968" as executive director of the arts group Intersection in San Francisco.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Robert Emory Johnson (1932-) is a painter from San Francisco, Calif.

Administration
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.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.

Keywords
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Art, American -- California -- San Francisco Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art festivals -- California -- San Francisco Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- California -- San Francisco -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arts administrators -- California -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Art galleries, Commercial -- California Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Washington, D.C. 20001
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