Oral history interview with Lavina Richards and Dolores La Branche

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.richar65
Creators:
Richards, Lavina
La Branche, Dolores
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 November 29
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
36 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Lavina Richards and Dolores La Branche conducted 1965 November 29, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Lavina Richards and Dolores La Branche were Federal Art Project administrators in Butte, Mont.

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
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 2 min.

Keywords
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Federal aid to the arts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists -- Montana -- Butte -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Federal Art Project (Mont.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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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