Oral history interview with Frederick Schwankovsky
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.schwan65
Creators:
Schwankovsky, Frederick John, 1885-1974
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 March 1
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
29 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Frederick Schwankovsky conducted 1965 March 1, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Frederick Schwankovsky (1885-1974) was a painter in California.

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
An unrelated interview of Ted Gilien (3/11/65) conducted by B. Hoag is also on one tape.
General
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 5 min.

Digital Content

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

Keywords
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Federal aid to the arts Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- California -- Interviews Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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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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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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