Oral history interview with James Lawrence

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.lawren78
Creators:
Lawrence, James, 1906-1995
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1978 Mar. 8
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Item
sound file (29 min.)
digital, wav file
9 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview with James Lawrence conducted 1978 Mar. 8, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art. Lawrence speaks of the competition for the design of the Boston City Hall.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
James Lawrence (1906-1995) was an architect from Brookline, Mass.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Author
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 of American Art 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.

General
General
Originally recorded on 1 tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 29 min.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Architecture -- Massachusetts -- Boston Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architects -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Interviews Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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