Oral history interview with G. Alden Smith
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.smith76
Creators:
Smith, G. Alden (Gilbert Alden), 1912-
Barrie, Dennis
Dates:
1976 August 4
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
60 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Interview of G. Alden Smith conducted August 4, 1976, by Dennis Barrie, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
G. Alden Smith (1912-1993) was a sculptor and art director from Highland Park, Michigan. Chairman of the art department at Wayne State University.

Administration
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
These interviews are 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 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 24 min.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
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Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art, American Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculpture -- Michigan Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors -- Michigan -- Interviews Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sound recordings Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interviews Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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