Oral history interview with Merton D. Simpson
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.simpso68
Creators:
Simpson, Merton D. (Merton Daniel), 1928-2013
Murray, Albert
Dates:
1968 November
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
62 Pages
Transript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Merton D. Simpson conducted 1968 November, by Al Murray, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Merton D. Simpson (1928-2013) was a painter and art dealer from New York, N.Y.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript available on line.
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' 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. Funding for this interview provided by the New York State Council on the Arts.

General
General
Originally recorded 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 4 min.

Digital Content

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

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Repository Contact
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